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Twin blasts in Nigeria market kill 31
Twin blasts in Nigeria market kill 31

In Nigeria, the attacks are coming almost daily -- the latest a twin bombing Thursday in a crowded market in the city of Jos, killing at least 31 people. Suicide bombings and planted bombs kill dozens at a time, in crowded city markets, colleges and bus stations, as the violent Islamist militant group Boko Haram, fighting to impose an Islamic state, targets civilians. The twin bombing in Jos, in central Nigeria, came a day after two female suicide attackers detonated bombs at a popular textile market in the northern city of Kano, killing four. Authorities warned that the number of casualties in the Jos attacks could rise, with many people severely injured and searches of the blast...

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