Boko Haram insurgents have attacked a United Nations assist helicopter in Nigeria’s North-East area.
The terrorists, in response to the UN, launched the assault on Thursday in Damasak, Borno State, killing two civilians together with a five-year-old little one within the course of.
Edward Kallon, UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, on Saturday stated each fatalities and a number of other others injured within the assault have been on the bottom.
“A UN Humanitarian Air Service helicopter was hit by bullets in the course of the assault. No assist employees have been on board on the time and crew members are all secure,” Kallon stated in a press release.
A UN communication stated the plane was shot because it approached Damasak and the pilots managed to fly again to Maiduguri, AFP experiences.