May 03, 2015

Community leaders: Nigerian troops kill dozens of civilians

JOS, Nigeria (AP) — Community leaders and residents accused Nigerian troops on Sunday of killing dozens of civilians and razing homes to avenge the deaths of six soldiers. Traditional ruler Chief Jessie Miri told reporters up to 80 people have been killed in multiple attacks by soldiers over the weekend in the Wase district of central Plateau state. Spokesman Capt. Ikwedichi Iweha denied the...

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