Around 25 Dead in Boko Haram Raid in Niger and Clashes With Army
25 people were killed on Wednesday in a Boko Haram attack on a village in
southern Niger and subsequent clashes between the Islamist militants and the
army, Niger military officials said.
from the Nigerian militant group killed five civilians in their initial attack
on the village located in the West African nation's Bosso district. Niger
soldiers drove back the militants, killing around 20 of them the officer said.