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Burkina Faso ‘kills 146 militants’

The security forces in Burkina Faso say they have killed a large number of militants, in response to an attack in which 14 civilians were killed in the north of the country.

The military said armed men attacked the village of Kain, in Yatenga province, on Sunday night.

According to a military statement, the Burkinabe army conducted a large-scale operation in three Northern provinces, reportedly killing 146 militants.

Source: Voice of Nigeria