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  7/6/2014, Tammuz 8, 5774

Nigeria: 53 Boko Haram Terrorists Killed in Attempted Attack

The Nigerian army confirmed that 53 Boko Haram warriors were killed during an attempted attack against a military base in the northwest region of the country.

A spokesperson for the Nigerian Defense Ministry, Chris Olukolade, added that five soldiers and a senior officer were also killed in an exchange of fire in the village of Damboa.