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Cameroon Villagers Flee Boko Haram Cross-Border Attacks

Fotocol, a Cameroonian town across the border from Nigeria's Borno state – the base of the Islamist group Boko Haram - looks deserted. So, too, are many surrounding villages where stray bullets regularly strike houses, killing people and animals, when Boko Haram gunmen carry out attacks. Cameroon's border area are becoming increasingly deserted due to persistent attacks, looting and kidnappings by suspected members of the militant group.   Government officials are...

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