Skip to comments.Boko Haram Kidnaps Wife of Cameroon's Vice PM, Kills at Least Three
Posted on 07/27/2014 5:18:30 PM PDT by nickcarraway
Nigerian Boko Haram militants kidnapped the wife of Cameroon's vice prime minister and killed at least three people on Sunday in a cross-border attack involving more than 200 assailants in the northern town of Kolofata, Cameroon officials said.
A local religious leader, or lamido, named Seini Boukar Lamine, who is also the town's mayor, and five members of his family were also kidnapped in a separate attack on his home.
Boko Haram, an Islamist group which made international headlines with the abduction of 200 Nigerian schoolgirls in April, has stepped up cross-border attacks into Cameroon in recent weeks. Cameroon has deployed troops to its northern region, joining international efforts to combat the militants.
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They’re doing this to help with the Oslo accords... /s
Any hashtags suggestions from Florida congresswomen?
wita apologies to Brooker and Trower
Another really awful headline.
Boko Haram is getting logistical and other support from Cameroon's Muslim community. Cameroon needs to deal with that, hard.
Yes, these third world countries governments exist only as long as their military can hold.
“Cameroon is about 20% Muslim. That’s about the point where trouble starts.”
It starts earlier than that; France is only 10% Muslim, we have even less here in the US, and in our case the government completely kowtows to them...
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