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About that Nigeria bomb killing 58

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria — When three girls showed up Monday at a camp for people who had fled the militant group Boko Haram, they were welcomed and offered a place to sleep. But early Tuesday morning, as the first light spread … Continue reading

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11 and 18 year old girls suicide bomb Nigeria

Two bomb attacks in 24 hours — one of them involving an 11-year-old female bomber — killed dozens of people and wounded more than 120 others in the Nigerian cities of Yola and Kano, authorities said. At least 31 people … Continue reading

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Cameroon: Army Drives Insurgents Back to Nigeria

Cameroonian soldiers drove militant Boko Haram insurgents back across the country’s northern border into Nigeria on Friday, a day after they killed at least eight people in an attack in the remote region that aid groups say is becoming a … Continue reading

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