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Dozens killed by attackers in Nigeria

Lagos : Nigeria | May 03, 2012 at 3:38 AM PDT
Source: Al Jazeera
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32 At least 34 people have been killed by armed men after an attack on a cattle market in northeastern Nigeria, an emergency source says. "Thirty-four bodies were deposited at the hospital," the official said, adding that the toll is likely to climb. FULL ARTICLE AT Al Jazeera
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