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Regional forces kill at least 300 Boko Haram militants in Lake Chad region

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

LAGOS, May 14 (Xinhua) -- At least 300 militants of the extremist group Boko Haram were killed by troops of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) on the fringes of Lake Chad, a spokesperson said Saturday.
In a statement issued in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, Kamarudeen Adegoke, an MNJTF spokesperson, said the militants were killed in 30 separate encounters in recent weeks, and the task force is appraising its operations so far to prepare for the next decisive stage.
Adegoke sai ...