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Bandits killed in Kaduna forest by military airstrike

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Bandits killed in Kaduna forest by military airstrike

The Defence Headquarters says the Air Component of Operation Thunder Strike has eliminated several armed bandits in an air strike on Saturday in the forest at Kuzo area of Kaduna State.

Enenche said the air attack was executed on the bandits while they were attempting to move hundreds of rustled livestock through the area.Bandits killed in Kaduna forest by military airstrike

He said the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) attack helicopter, on armed reconnaissance mission in the area, spotted the bandits, along with the rustled livestock, in an open patch along the East-West axis of the forest.

According to him, the helicopter strafed the target area leading to the neutralization of several of the bandits.

Author: News Agency Of Nigeria Source: NAN