Explosion Rocks World Cup Viewing Venue in Nigeria

June 18, 2014 12:44 AM

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(DAMATURU, Nigeria) — A suicide bomber detonated a tricycle taxi packed with explosives at an outdoor World Cup viewing center in a northeast Nigerian city Tuesday night, and witnesses said several people were killed.

Hospital workers said the death likely will rise with 15 people critically wounded and casualties still coming in to the main hospital at Damaturu, capital of Yobe state.

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