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Cameroon grants special status to Anglophone regions

21 December 2019, 2:12 PM

Cameroon’s parliament granted special status to two English-speaking regions to try to calm a separatist insurgency that has killed 2 000 people, but the separatists said only independence would satisfy them.

Cameroon President Paul Biya meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping (not pictured) in Beijing.

Cameroon’s government to organize talks to solve separatist crisis

11 September 2019, 5:27 AM

Cameroon’s President Paul Biya announced in a rare public address on Tuesday the organization of a national dialogue to solve a separatist crisis in the country’s English-speaking regions.

Swiss police arrest Cameroon president’s security staff over journalist attack

3 July 2019, 5:38 PM

Swiss police said Wednesday they had arrested six members of the Cameroonian president’s security staff over an attack on a journalist in Geneva that sparked a diplomatic incident.

Swiss police fire water cannon, tear gas at Cameroon protesters

29 June 2019, 5:47 PM

Swiss police fired water cannon, tear gas and stun grenades at Cameroonian protesters outside UN headquarters in Geneva Saturday as the crowd surged towards a luxury hotel hosting Cameroon’s president.

Cameroon charges 150 over anti-government protests: party

14 February 2019, 9:13 PM

More than 150 people have been charged with “hostility to the homeland” and “insurrection” for their role in anti-government protests in Cameroon, the vice-president of the country’s main opposition party said.



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