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Explosions Rock Nigerian Town

Residents of the capital of Nigeria's Yobe state say a suspected Boko Haram attack on their town targeted police. Heavily armed men attacked Damaturu early Monday with explosions and gunfire. Residents, including Yobe State University students, are hiding in the bush outside of the northern Nigerian town. VOA spoke with a television reporter who is also hiding in the bush, who said the gunmen have reached the city center. One man told the French news agency a police barracks...

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