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Boko Haram: Ninety-seven women and children rescued

The Nigerian military has announced that 97 women and children held by the Islamist group Boko Haram have been rescued.

An army spokesman also said 35 militants were killed during the rescue operation in Borno State, in Nigeria's north-east.

Tomi Oladipo reports.

  • 20 May 2016
  • From the section Africa
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