Northeast Nigerian town overrun by Islamic State West Africa insurgents

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January 14, 2019 23:31
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 Islamic State West Africa (ISWA) insurgents overran the town of Rann in northeastern Nigeria on Monday evening, security sources said.

Nigerian government forces fled during ISWA's attack, along with residents of the town, the sources said, adding that the jihadist militants were setting buildings ablaze.

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