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Attempted Jailbreak in Nigeria Kills 21

Detainees suspected of belonging to the Islamist militant group Boko Haram overpowered guards at the headquarters of Nigeria's secret police in Abuja Sunday, triggering a one-hour gun battle that killed at least 21 people. Security officials say the incident began when a guard went to give the detainees food. They say one of the suspects attempted to overpower the guard by hitting him over the head with his handcuffs. Other guards responded and shots were fired. It is not yet known...

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