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Boko Haram attack kills 31

Boko Haram gunmen have attacked a Nigerian military base and adjacent police barracks in the northeastern town of Buni Yadi, killing 31 security personnel, security sources and witnesses said. The attack late on Monday in Yobe state occurred not far from where the Islamist insurgents shot or burned to death 59 pupils at a boarding school in February. The militants, whose violent struggle for an Islamic state in northern Nigeria has killed thousands and made them the biggest threat to security in…