27 dead after suicide attack in Nigeria

27 dead after suicide attack in Nigeria

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By a suicide bombing in northeastern Nigeria on Tuesday, at least 27 deaths. According to local media brought a woman her bomgordel to blast at a busy market in Konduga.

Two other suicide bombers blew themselves up at the entrance of a neighboring refugee camp. Except the perpetrators one came to. However, there are many wounded, to regret, said a rescuer. The three explosions are a total of 83 people injured, according to Reuters news agency.

Konudga is located not far from the city of Maiduguri, in the northeast of Nigeria. In the region is the islamic terrorist organisation Boko Haram is active. That is notorious for recruiting and kidnapping of young girl, who after being brainwashed to be used for the jihad.

In the first quarter of 2017 were 27 children, often girls, ‘deployed’ in suicide attacks. That is a tripling compared to the same period last year and almost as many as in the whole of 2016.

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