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Video Purportedly Shows Nigerian Army, Shi'ite Sect Confrontation

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The United States has called on Nigerian officials to investigate the clashes between army troops and a Shi'ite Muslim sect that reportedly left hundreds of people dead. The U.S. embassy in Abuja said Wednesday that the Nigerian government should "quickly, credibly and transparently investigate these events... and hold to account any individuals found to have committed crimes." A video posted to YouTube purportedly shows the initial confrontation Saturday between the army...

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