EU Condemns Latest Boko Haram Attacks

Boko HaramNo fewer than 150 persons were killed in attacks this week by Boko Haram gunmen, including men praying in mosques.

“The attacks killing around 150 people in two villages in northeastern Borno State in Nigeria and targeting Muslim worshippers during the holy month of Ramadan are another attempt to destabilise the country and the region”, European Union Foreign Policy Chief, Federica Mogherini said in a statement.

“The EU stands with the Nigerian people and authorities in our common fight against terrorism”, she said.