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17 October 2018


Turkey condemns armed attack in Nigeria

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The Turkish Foreign Ministry on Tuesday condemned the deadly attack in Nigeria's oil-rich Rivers state which killed more than 20 people.

Axar.az reports citing AA.

"We are saddened by the armed attack that took place in front of a church in the city of Omoku in south-eastern Nigeria’s Cross River State, claiming many lives and leaving several people injured," the ministry said in a statement.

"We condemn this heinous attack, offer our condolences to the people and the government of Nigeria," it said.

On Monday, gunmen killed 21 people, who were returning from a night church program in Omoku area.

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2018.01.02 / 22:39
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