ISWAP terrorists suffer further losses as NAF jets attack hideouts

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ISWAP terrorists suffer further losses as NAF jets attack hideouts
A NAF jet during one of its raids on terrorists den in the North East

By Joseph Erunke

The Nigerian Air Force, Sunday, said its Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole has again, attacked the Islamic State of West Africa Province, ISWAP’s terrorists’ hideout and killed some of their fighters in northern part of Borno State.

The terrorists’ hideout, located at Arrinna Ciki on the fringes of the Lake Chad in the Northern part of Borno State, according to the service, was hit by two air strikes conducted on November 1 and 2,2019.

The Director of Public Relations and Information, Nigerian Air Force, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola,in a statement, Sunday morning, said the development was “sequel to intelligence reports indicating that the terrorists were using the settlement as a staging area to launch attacks against own forces.”

The statement read in full:” The Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed an Islamic…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper