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Double-suicide attack wounds civilian in Cameroon's Extreme Nord.

In Mora commune, Mayo-Sava department, Extreme Nord region, two suicide bombers detonated their explosives. One civilian was wounded. Although there was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyya were assessed to have been responsible for the attack.

- Jane’s - US

A mother's love.

Award-winning photographer Chris de Bode describes the desperation of people living in northern Cameroon.

- BBC - UK

How Theresa May abandoned David Cameron's playbook – and paid a terrible price.

Theresa May lost because she rejected Cameroonism, but now his approach to party management is keeping her alive.  When she first became Prime Minister in 2016, Theresa May took an almost indecent glee in rolling back the era of David Cameron. His chancellor and closest ally, George Osborne, was sacked and the manner of ...

- New Statesman - UK

Australia see positives despite early cup exit.

The Confederations Cup was a missed opportunity for Australia but the Socceroos should gain confidence from their improvement during the tournament in Russia, coach Ange Postecoglou has said. Australia bowed out with a 1-1 draw against Chile on Sunday, having needed a two-goal win to reach the semi-finals. Chile advanced to ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Germany's Low becomes first international coach to win 100 games.

3-1 win over Cameroon saw world champions top group in Confederations Cup, will face Mexico next The post Germany's Low becomes first international coach to win 100 games appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Germany's 'dangerous' Werner eyes Confed Cup glory.

SOCHI, June 26 — Ambitious Timo Werner is eyeing Confederations Cup glory with Germany and hopes his two goals against Cameroon are enough to see him start Thursday's semi-final with Mexico. The 21-year-old sealed the world champions' 3-1...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Five key matches as Germany's Loew hits milestone.

SOCHI, June 26 — Joachim Loew reached the milestone of 150 international matches in charge of Germany in yesterday's Confederations Cup clash against Cameroon. His record as Germany coach following their 3-1 win in Sochi is 100 wins, 27...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Cameroon's Broos fumes at ref, Confed Cup organisers.

SOCHI, June 26 — Cameroon coach Hugo Broos slammed the decision to send off Ernest Mabouka in yesterday's 3-1 defeat to Germany as the video assistant referee system again came under scrutiny at the Confederations Cup. Timo Werner netted...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Confederations Cup 2017: Timo Werner brace fires Germany into semi-final against Mexico.

Timo Werner netted twice as Germany set up a Confederations Cup semi-final against Mexico with a 3-1 win on Sunday against 10-man Cameroon. The post Confederations Cup 2017: Timo Werner brace fires Germany into semi-final against Mexico appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Confederations Cup: Werner double downs Cameroon to set up date with Mexico.

Timo Werner scored twice as Germany beat Cameroon in Sochi. The result sees Joachim Löw's side top Group B and set up a semifinal with Mexico on Thursday, while Chile must face European champions Portugal.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Five key matches as Germany's Loew hits milestone.

SOCHI, June 25 — Joachim Loew will reach the milestone of 150 international matches in charge of Germany in today's Confederations Cup clash against Cameroon. His record as Germany coach before the final Group B game in Sochi stands at 99...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Germany coach Loew wary of Cameroon threat

Loew's young side has so far been convincing in Russia.

- Daily Nation - KE

Cameroon Says Attacks Increased During Ramadan

Cameroon has dispatched its defense minister to its northern border with Nigeria following a recent series of suicide bomb attacks that has left dozens dead. Militant group Boko Haram is believed to be behind the carnage. The central African state says the bombers have infiltrated markets and mosques as end of Ramadan feast ...

- Voice of America - US

Reuters Video: Loew considers changes for Germany vs Cameroon

Germany football coach Joachim Loew says he's considering changes to his young squad when they play Cameroon at the Confederations Cup. — Reuters

- The Malay Mail - MY

Germany coach wary of Cameroon threat

SOCHI, June 25 — Joachim Loew remains wary of the threat posed by Cameroon as the Germany coach bids to maintain his decade-long record of reaching the semifinals at major tournaments in the Confederations Cup today. The world champions take...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Confed Cup gets serious as Germany prepare for 'toughest challenge yet' vs. Cameroon

Joachim Löw insists the time for experimentation is over as his young team prepares to face Cameroon. The national team coach is expecting the toughest challenge yet against the African champions.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Germany hope Liverpool's Can fit for Cameroon

SOCHI, June 22 — Liverpool midfielder Emre Can is Germany's only injury concern for today's Confederations Cup match against Cameroon after a training knock. The 23-year-old, who impressed in Thursday's 1-1 draw against Chile, went down...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Cameroon Says Attacks Increased During Ramadan

HEAD: Cameroon says attacks increased during Ramadan TEASER:  Defense minister dispatched to find lasting solutions     Cameroon has dispatched its defense minister to its northern border with Nigeria following a recent series of suicide bomb attacks that has left dozens dead. Militant group Boko Haram is believed to be ...

- Voice of America - US

Loew set to add to Germany's strong semis record

SOCHI, June 24 — Joachim Loew can maintain his proud decade-long record of steering Germany to the semi-finals at major tournaments with a draw against Cameroon today enough to reach the last four of the Confederations Cup. Since Loew took...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Loew set to add to Germany's strong semis record

Joachim Loew can maintain his proud decade-long record of steering Germany to the semi-finals at major tournaments with a draw against Cameroon on Sunday enough to reach the last four of the Confederations Cup.

- The Daily Star - LB

Nigerian Refugees Trapped by Uptick in Boko Haram Violence

Thousands of Nigerian refugees fleeing Boko Haram atrocities are trapped in difficult humanitarian and security conditions near Cameroon's northern border. They are crammed in a makeshift camp not far from another camp hosting 2,000 internally displaced Cameroonians. Among the new arrivals at the camp on the outskirts of ...

- Voice of America - US

Stindl does the rescue act

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez became Chile's all-time top-scorer with his 38th international goal in Thursday's 1-1 draw with Germany at the Confederations Cup.The Gunners' star wrote himself into the record books by capitalising on an early mistake in the German defence.However, Lars Stindl netted his second goal of the ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

5.6 million children at risk of waterborne diseases as rainy season hits communities affected by Lake Chad crisis

Source: UN Children's Fund Country: Cameroon, Chad, Niger, Nigeria The threat of outbreaks in Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria coincides with growing regional insecurity, while flooding and muddy roads are expected to severely limit humanitarian access.DAKAR/ GENEVA/ABUJA, 23 June 2017 –More than 5.6 million children are ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Nigerian Refugees Trapped By Uptick in Boko Haram Violence

Thousands of Nigerian refugees fleeing Boko Haram atrocities are trapped in difficult humanitarian and security conditions near Cameroon's northern border. They are crammed in a makeshift camp not far from another camp hosting 2,000 internally displaced Cameroonians. Among the new arrivals at the camp on the outskirts of ...

- Voice of America - US

Milligan penalty rescues draw for Australia

Australia captain Mark Milligan converted a second-half penalty in Thursday's 1-1 draw with Cameroon in Saint Petersburg that left both teams heading for an early Confederations Cup exit

- Daily Monitor - UG

Cameroon miss chance to beat Australia

The team Germany beat in the first game of 2017 Confederations Cup Group B were held by Germany's final opponent in an encounter that took a while to get going, but eventually turned into an exciting one.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Six killed in Cameroon suicide attack

A double suicide attack killed six civilians on Wednesday in Cameroon's restive Far North, which is regularly hit by Nigeria-based Boko Haram jihadists, security sources said.

- Daily Monitor - UG

Coach seeks a brighter beginning from Cameroon

Cameroon will seek to impose themselves early on in today's match against Australia at the Confederations Cup to avoid a repeat of the tepid start to their opening game of the tournament which they lost to Chile, said coach Hugo Broos. I hope we start the game better than we did against Chile. The first 20 minutes were ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

News24.com | Six killed in Cameroon suicide attack

A double suicide attack has killed six civilians in Cameroon's restive Far North, which is regularly hit by Nigeria-based Boko Haram jihadists, security sources say.

- News24.com - ZA

Nigerian refugees returning to “dangerously unprepared” situation, UN agency chief warns

Large numbers of Nigerian refugees hosted in Cameroon are returning to northeast Nigeria, into a situation the United Nations refugee chief calls “dangerously unprepared to receive them.”

- UN - INT

'Fugitive' Cameroon MP reappears in parliament

An opposition member of the Cameroon National Assembly who went into hiding over fears of being arrested re-appeared in parliament on Wednesday.

- Daily Monitor - UG

Returning Nigerian refugees could create new crisis as rainy season starts: UNHCR

GENEVA - Nigerian refugees who fled Islamist militants are returning from Cameroon into a country that is still not equipped to support them, and they risk creating a new humanitarian crisis, the head of the U.N. refugee agency, Filippo Grandi, said on Wednesday.

- Reuters - US

World Refugee Day - Reports of three new shipwrecks in the Mediterranean Sea

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Cameroon, Italy, Libya, Nigeria, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, World Since the beginning of the year, over 77,000 people have tried to cross the Mediterranean to Europe. More than 2,000 people are reported to have died or gone missing.This is a summary of what was said by ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

The actions of Project 2019 Cameroon start to bear fruit

It came in the aftermath of the disaster that was our Afcon 2015 campaign, and was the result of a candid assessment of our failures

- Daily Monitor - UG

Food insecurity strains deepen amid civil conflict and drought - FAO

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Country: Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Guatemala, Guinea, Haiti, Iraq, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

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