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Twenty-three soldiers were killed in southwestern Chad on Friday when they came under attack from Boko Haram jihadists, a military official told AFP.

“Boko Haram elements attacked the Chadian army position at around 1:00 a.m., killing 23 troops,” the official said, adding that the attack took place at Dangdala. “(They) made off with military equipment.”

Source: AFP