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Nigerian troops rescue 26 hostages from armed bandits | AA News

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Nigerian troops rescue 26 hostages from armed bandits | AA News
By Iniabasi Udosen - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=63301345

After raiding cities, armed bandits took 26 people hostages, seven of them being women. The Nigerian troops quickly showed up and managed to rescue the hostages. The reason for the hostages being taken are still unclear. However, during the raids twelve people were killed and more were left injured. The armed bandits opened fire in a village before taking survivors.

Source: https://www.aa.com.tr/en/africa/nigerian-troops-rescue-26-hostages-from-armed-bandits/2004260