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Stories with place: Cameroon
  • Tickets for two-thirds of World Cup games sold out 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 4:38 pm
  • SAO PAULO - Tickets for nearly two-thirds of the World Cup matches were sold out within hours of FIFA opening the final online sales phase on Tuesday.

  • UN: militias attack fleeing Central Africans 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 8:32 am
  • GENEVA - The U.N. refugee agency says Christian militias in Central African Republic are attacking people trying to flee the country, forcing them to take more dangerous routes across the border.

  • Spring surge: Africans risk lives to reach Europe 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 6:04 am
  • MELILLA, Spain - They perched atop a barbed-wire laced fence for more than seven hours, hands and feet bloodied, buffeted by chill winds whipping the cliffs of Africa's Mediterranean coast.

  • Finke eying collective success for Cameroon 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 5:07 am
  • DOUALA, Cameroon - Although Volker Finke's appointment as national team coach was surrounded by controversy in football-loving Cameroon, the "Finke Method" has already started to pay off.

  • 5 Cameroon players to watch at the World Cup 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 5:07 am
  • DOUALA, Cameroon - Samuel Eto'o leads the way, and with him go Cameroon's chances at the World Cup.

  • At home, Brazil clear favorite to win Group A 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 5:07 am
  • SAO PAULO - Playing in front of its own fans, Brazil is expected to easily advance from Group A, leaving Croatia, Mexico and Cameroon fighting for the other spot in the second round.

  • Cameroon looking for redemption at World Cup 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 5:05 am
  • DOUALA, Cameroon - Unified again and yearning for another deep run at the World Cup, Cameroon is looking recapture the good old days.

  • 2 priests, Canadian nun abducted in Cameroon 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 11:37 am
  • ROME - Armed groups on Saturday abducted two Italian priests and a Canadian nun working as missionaries in northern Cameroon, Italy's government and Catholic church officials said.

  • IMF reaches agreement with C. African Republic 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 1:23 pm
  • BANGUI, Central African Republic - The International Monetary Fund says it has reached an agreement with authorities from Central African Republic that could see the Bangui government receiving more than $21 million this year to shore up its battered economy.