'Youths executed' in Nigeria city

'Youths executed' in Nigeria city

Maiduguri : Nigeria | Nov 02, 2012 at 4:16 AM PDT
Source: BBC
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Dozens of young men have been shot dead in Nigeria by the military in Maiduguri, residents in the north-eastern city have told the BBC. An imam told the BBC about 11 youths from his street alone were killed, including four of his own sons. The alleged extrajudicial executions happened as Amnesty International... FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
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