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  6/2/2014, Sivan 4, 5774

Nigeria: 40 Dead in Attack on Soccer Stadium

A bomb attack targeting fans at a soccer match in Nigeria's restive northeast killed at least 40 people on Sunday, a police officer told AFP.

"There has been a bomb explosion at a football field this evening and so far more than 40 people have been killed," the officer told the news agency.