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Nigerian Army Arrests Suspected 'Avengers' Militants in Delta

The Nigerian army said on Monday it had arrested members of a militant group which has claimed responsibility for a wave of attacks on pipelines in the restive Delta region. The detainees were thought to be part of the Niger DeltaAvengers, it said, a movement blamed for assaults on oil infrastructure that have helped cut Nigeria's output to 1.65 million barrels a day from 2.2 million at the start of the year. The Avengers, who say they are fighting for a greater share of oil...

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