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Dozens killed in Nigeria bomb blasts

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By Euronews  with Reuters
Dozens killed in Nigeria bomb blasts

<p>At least 37 people have been killed and 107 wounded in two bomb attacks in north-eastern Nigeria.</p> <p>A device was detonated during morning prayers at a newly-built mosque in Yola, the capital of Adamawa state.</p> <p>Shortly afterwards, a bomb also went off at a mosque in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state. </p> <p>The injured are being treated in hospitals in both cities.</p> <p>No one has admitted being behind the attacks, but they bear the hallmarks of Boko Haram.</p> <p>The militant group wants to carve out an Islamic state in the region.</p>