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22 Boko Haram Suspects Killed in Joint Nigeria-Cameroon Raids

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Soldiers stand guard in Niamy, Nigeria in March. Raids on Tuesday killed 22 suspected members of the militant group Boko Haram. (Getty Images)

Tuesday, 12 Apr 2016 04:42 PM

Troops from Nigeria and Cameroon killed 22 suspected Boko Haram militants and released 1,275 hostages during a joint operation along their border on Monday, according to a press statement from Nigerian army spokesman Sani Usman.

The soldiers cleared more than 10 suspected Boko Haram hideouts and arrested three alleged commanders of the group, according to the statement.

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Troops from Nigeria and Cameroon killed 22 suspected Boko Haram militants and released 1,275 hostages during a joint operation along their border on Monday, according to a press statement from Nigerian army spokesman Sani Usman.
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