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83 Nigerian soldiers missing in Boko Haram attack

83 Nigerian soldiers missing in Boko Haram attack

Oct 23, – The soldiers were unable to fight back and fled because Boko Haram had superior firing power, the officers told The Associated Press, speaking on condition of anonymity because they are not authorized to give information to reporters. Some 83 Nigerian soldiers are missing in action since Boko Haram Islamic extremists attacked a […]

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Toll climbs to 85 in weekend Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

Toll climbs to 85 in weekend Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

Feb 02, – It was the third deadly attack to hit the area in four days, after suicide bombers killed at least 24 people in two separate attacks on towns to the south. At least 85 people died this weekend when Boko Haram insurgents stormed and torched a village near the restive northeast Nigerian city […]

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Niger says 46 soldiers, 28 civilians killed in weekend Boko Haram attack

Niger says 46 soldiers, 28 civilians killed in weekend Boko Haram attack

Apr 29, – Interior Minister Hassoumi Massaoudou said “156 terrorists” were also killed in the assault on an army base on the island of Karamga on Saturday. The Niger government said Tuesday it had lost 46 soldiers and 28 civilians in a Boko Haram attack on a Lake Chad island at the weekend, the country’s […]

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