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Two female suicide bombers kill more than 40 at Nigerian market
Two female suicide bombers kill more than 40 at Nigerian market

Two teenage girls wearing suicide belts blew themselves up in a market in northern Nigeria on Tuesday, killing more than 40 people, authorities said. It was the latest in a string of horrific attacks in Nigeria for which Islamist militants are blamed. The day before, dozens were killed in Damasak, a town on the border with Niger, when insurgents disguised as traders attacked the local market, gunning down people seemingly at random in a style of attack that has become commonplace in northeastern Nigeria. Days before that, suspected militants killed 48 fish traders from a village near Lake Chad. There has been little response to the attacks from the Nigerian military. The latest...

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