Gunmen Kidnap 7 Foreigners in Nigeria

Overnight attack blamed on Boko Haram

By Newser Editors and Wire Services

Posted Feb 17, 2013 5:50 AM CST

(Newser) – Gunmen attacked a camp for a construction company in rural northern Nigeria, killing a guard and kidnapping seven foreign workers from Britain, Greece, Italy, and Lebanon, authorities said today, in the biggest kidnapping yet in a region under attack by Islamic extremists Boko Haram. The...   Read full story »


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