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6 men were killed and many more injured during an attack by Boko Haram Wednesday night.  The attack took place in Boderi, a small village in the south of Borno state, Nigeria. Borno State is home to most of the attacks conducted by Boko Haram, and has seen increased activity as the terrorist organization has lost ground. Boko Haram has repeatedly called for an end to all Christianity inside of Nigeria, and regularly attacks Christian sites and people. 

06/30/2017 Nigeria (SaharaReporters) – At least six civilians were killed and scores seriously injured when Islamist terrorist believed to be Boko Haram members attacked a community in the southern part of Borno State on Wednesday, sources from the besieged community have said.

The terrorists reportedly stormed the village of Boderi in Damboa local government area of Borno State Wednesday night, leaving six men and many others wounded. Boderi is located about 18 miles away from Damboa, a town in the southern part of Borno State.

An eyewitness, a local hunter who escaped the attack, told Saharareporters by phone from Chibok that the attackers arrived in the community on motorbikes and attacked helpless inhabitants.


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