Chad says 15 citizens killed in Lake Chad bombings

December 5, 2015 22:20

DAKAR- Fifteen people were killed and 130 injured in a series of suicide attacks on Lake Chad's Koulfoua island involving four bombers, Chad's state TV said on Saturday.

"The provisional death toll is 19 dead, including the four kamikazes, and 130 injured," the brief statement said.

The death toll given earlier in the day by security sources was higher at around 30.

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