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Boko Haram kills troops in 'deadliest' Chad raid

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Boko Haram kills troops in 'deadliest' Chad raid


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Chadian soldiers have been fighting Boko Haram militants since 2015

Boko Haram Islamist militants have killed 92 Chadian soldiers in attack on an island in Lake Chad.

President Idriss Déby said on a visit to the area that Monday’s raid was the jihadists’ deadliest yet in Chad.

Lake Chad is the region where forces from Chad, Nigeria and Niger have been fighting the insurgents in a joint campaign for the last five years.

Nigeria also experienced a deadly attack on Monday, when 47…



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