Togo soccer team leaves Angola after attack

Angolan soccer fans parade near the airport in Cabinda, Angola, Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010. Togo's prime minister on Sunday recalled the country's soccer team from the African Cup of Nations, accusing host Angola of failing to protect the players following a deadly ambush on their bus that killed three and injured eight. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)

January 10, 2010 1:35:59 PM PST
Togo withdrew from a continentwide soccer tournament and its players reluctantly left Angola on Sunday, two days after a deadly ambush on the team bus killed three and injured eight. A separatist leader warned, however, that violence would not likely end.

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