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Cameroon: cardinal kidnapped, then released

November 06, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: Cardinal Christian Tumi, the retired Archbishop of Douala, was abducted by armed men on November 5, then released the next day. The 90-year-old cardinal, who has been an outspoken in calling for an end to the country’s civil conflicts, was seized by a separatist group at a roadblock as he was traveling in the country’s troubled northwest region.

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