Terrorism & Insurgency

Double suicide and RPG attack kills at least 31 people in Nigeria's Borno

19 June 2018

AT LEAST 31 people were killed and an unspecified number of others were wounded in a double suicide and rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) attack by suspected Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyya - formerly Boko Haram - militants in the Shuwari and Abachari districts in Damboa local government area (LGA) in Nigeria's Borno state on 16 June, AFP reported. The militants reportedly fired RPGs at crowds that gathered after the suicide attacks. Reports did not provide a casualty breakdown.





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