MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Nigerian security forces used helicopter gunships to destroy a camp belonging to the Islamist sect Boko Haram in forest in the northeast on Friday, killing 17 of them in a battle, they said.
A statement from joint military and police forces in northeast Borno state also said one of their number was killed in the exchange of fire, which cast fresh doubt on a ceasefire declared by one Boko Haram commander this week.
(Reporting by Ibrahim Mshelizza; Writing by Tim Cocks; Editing by Jon Boyle)
Ann Coulter - Small But Honest Columnist Again Forced to Correct Highest-Rated Show on Cable TV
Boehner reportedly tells Colorado donors: Ted Cruz is a “jackass” - Hot Air
Boom! Obama gets devastating reminder after blasting New Orleans' longtime 'structural inequality'
RIP, the Jeb Bush 2016 Campaign | RedState
Political Calculations - What Is Your U.S. Income Percentile Ranking?
Small But Honest Columnist Again Forced to Correct Highest-Rated Show on Cable TV | Human Events
Vox "Smart Take" Pushes Gun Confiscation. Here's What Would Happen If They Tried. - Bearing Arms - 2nd Amendment, Gun Confiscation