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Ruse leads to Nigerian massacre

Witness says Boko Haram dresses as military, kills hundreds

Posted: June 6, 2014 at 5:28 a.m.

Nigerian security forces walk past a burnt out government secondary school in Chibok, where gunmen abducted more than 200 students in April.

When men wearing military fatigues and carrying weapons showed up in pickups, villagers thought Nigerian soldiers had finally come to protect them from Boko Haram.

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