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Boko Haram Slits Throats of 10 Fishermen in Baga

by on July 31, 2015
 

Boko Haram terrorists have slaughtered at least 10 fishermen during a series of recent violent attacks on three villages in Nigeria’s northeastern state of Borno.

According to Press TV, local sources said on Thursday that the deadly terrorist raids were carried out in the villages near the town of Baga, on the shores of the Lake Chad in the country’s troubled northeast.

AFP  quoted Abubakar Gamandi, the head of the fishermen’s union in Borno State as saying “On Monday around 4:00 p.m. local time, Boko Haram attacked three villages on the shores of Lake Chad where they slaughtered 10 people, all of them fishermen.”

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The account was confirmed by a local fisherman, identified as Buhari Dan-Malam.

The news comes a few days after at least 14 people were killed and nearly 50 others wounded in a July 26 bomb attack at a busy market in the town of Damaturu, the capital of Yobe State.

Source: Iran English Radio

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