Nigeria's Boko Haram claims deadly Plateau attacks

JOS, Nigeria (Reuters) - Nigerian Islamist sect Boko Haram said on Tuesday it was behind attacks in volatile Plateau state this weekend that killed at least 65 people, but security forces blamed the violence on localized ethnic clashes. "We praise God in this war for prophet Mohammed, we (Boko Haram) thank Allah for the successful attack in ... Plateau state on Christians and security men," an ...
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Added July 10, 2012
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