Girl Killed by Mob in Nigeria

Nigerian mob kills girl accused of being suicide bomber

A young girl suspected to have been planning a suicide bombing was beaten to death and then set on fire in a Nigerian vegetable market. The girl, who was traveling with another young woman, refused to be searched at the market's entrance which alarmed the community. As the Guardian notes, there have been a rash of suicide bombings thought to be linked to the Islamic terrorist group, Boko Haram.

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