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Boko Haram change Damaturu, Yobe State, Nigeria to Warlike Zone

At least 65 People were killed in a coordinated gun and Bomb attack in Damaturu, Yobe State, Nigeria.
Eyewitness reporters stated ” Gunmen raided the city and nearby village of Potiskum, both in northeastern Yobe state, on Friday evening, and engaged in several hours of running gunbattles with security forces,”
“Militants bombed churches, mosques and police stations.”
Benard Ogbeifun stated “This place was like a war zone last night. There is no single policeman on the street now, the attacks destroyed mosques and churches, I have seen many injured persons in the hospital,”
“There were dozens of dead bodies, and no vehicles on the road. I’m staying in my shop and praying.”
“The police headquarters, (military) Joint Task Force Office and five Churches were attacked with explosives … and there was also an exchange of gunfire between the Security operatives and the unknown gunmen in Damaturu, the state capital,”
Umar Gambo stated “The streets are deserted. I have lost count of dead bodies, but … I saw at least 80 dead bodies in the mortuary. There is no high presence of security on the streets and two banks were bombed,” he said
A military source said Seven police officers and two soldiers were among the dead in Damaturu.
This attack happened after coordinated suicide bomb explosions rocked Maiduguri roads and a site close to the Military Headquaters in Maiduguri on friday.
Boko Haram claimed responsibility for the ataack that killed over 65 people in Damaturu. What are you thinking?

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