Boko Haram militants attack village in Chad, killing one

March 15, 2015 10:17 PM

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N'DJAMENA (Reuters) - Fighters from Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamist insurgency attacked a village in Chad early on Sunday, killing one person, local residents said.

Boko Haram, which is seeking to carve an Islamist emirate out of northeastern Nigeria, has expanded its zone of operations over the past year, but attacks on Chadian territory remain rare.

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