UN suspends aid to dangerous areas of northeast Nigeria

July 29, 2016 12:19 PM

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LAGOS, Nigeria – The United Nations says it is suspending aid to dangerous areas of Nigeria's northeastern Borno state after Boko Haram ambushed a humanitarian convoy.

The military and the U.N. Children's Fund say two soldiers and three civilians were wounded in Thursday's attack, including a UNICEF employee and a contractor for the International Organization for Migration. The convoy was traveling from the newly liberated city of Bama, where Doctors Without Borde...

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