Gunmen kill 1, abduct 7 foreigners in Nigeria

Posted: February 18, 2013 at 4:54 a.m.

Gunmen attacked a camp for a construction company in rural northern Nigeria, killing a guard and kidnapping seven foreign workers from Britain, Greece, Italy, Lebanon and the Philippines, authorities said Sunday, in the biggest kidnapping yet in a region under attack by Islamic extremists.

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