40 ISWAP fighters killed in shootout with Multinational Force

40 ISWAP fighters killed in shootout with Multinational Force

Fierce clashes between the Multinational Joint Task Force and IS-affiliated fighters in Baga, Borno state have left ISWAP more worsted, with 40 of its men killed. But the toll on the MNJTF side was also heavy, according to the French news agency. Twenty five Nigerian and five Chadian soldiers were killed, the AFP quoting two military sources and a militia leader reported today.. Fighters from the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) group launched the dawn attack on Monday against a base near the town of Baga on Lake Chad,…

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