|  | 

General

At Least 10 Nigerian Shiites Killed in Clashes with Police, Witnesses Says

At least 10 people were killed and several others injured Monday when police opened fire during Attack to a shiites gathering outside the northern Nigerian city of Kano, said witnesses and police.

"I saw fifteen bodies sprawled on the ground before the police evacuated them," grocer Ilyasu Ammani told AFP.

"Our men opened fire because they were becoming violent," said a police officer who asked to remain anonymous.

Source: Al Alam


The iran News Gazette is mainly concerned with news and information about the Arab region and also covers international issues. Its main objective is to provide reliable and verified information on the Arab region for publishing on the digital landscape.