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  Adar 9, 5773 , 19/02/13

Embassy Confirms: French Citizens Kidnapped in Cameroon

The French Embassy in Cameroon confirmed on Tuesday that some French citizens were kidnapped in the north part of the country but details are still unclear.

"All I can say is it was an abduction. I can not confirm how many victims there are," an embassy spokeswoman said. 

RFI radio reported that gunmen kidnapped seven French citizens and are currently moving them to Nigeria

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