French Tourists Seized in Cameroon Near Nigeria Border

Gunmen in northern Cameroon have abducted seven French tourists belonging to the same family, French President Francois Hollande has said.

They are reported to have been captured by unidentified men on motorcycle near the Nigerian border.

Officials say the group includes at least three children.

It is believed to be the first time Western tourists have been kidnapped in Cameroon. On Sunday, seven foreigners were kidnapped in northern Nigeria.

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