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'Many killed' in Nigeria mosque attack

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By Euronews
'Many killed' in Nigeria mosque attack

<p>Dozens of people are believed to have been killed in a bombing and gun attack on a mosque in northern Nigeria.</p> <p>It happened as worshippers gathered for Friday prayers at the central mosque in the city of Kano.</p> <p>The are understood to have been three blasts next to and in the grounds of the mosque. Gunmen then opened fire on worshippers as they fled.</p> <p>No-one has claimed responsibility for the attack but it is believed to have been carried out by Boko Haram jihadists, who have targeted the city in the past.</p>