Military defies land mines, kills scores of terrorists, rescues over 20 in Sambisa

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Despite continuous encounter with large number of land mines which still litter the Sambisa forest, the Nigerian troops have forged ahead with the ongoing offensive operations as scores of the terrorists died in the assault on their bases on Friday.
According to a statement by Major General Chris Olukolade, director, defence information, several of the terrorists weapons and equipment perished after the encounter.
Olukolade, however, said that over 10 soldiers were wounded while one died following explosions of land mines along the routes of advance. “Some equipment were also damaged or affected by the detonation of land mines in several …Read More

Source:: New Mail