Nigeria claim 70 Boko Haram fighters killed in repelled attack

A would-be suicide bomber was shot and killed before he could ram his explosives-laden car into a military checkpoint in the town during the attack on Monday, witnesses said. Around 150 Boko Haram fighters entered the fishing town with a large herd of cattle pretending to be ‎herders and opened fire on troops stationed in the town, leading to a six-hour gun battle. "At the last count 73 Boko ...
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Added March 03, 2015
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