January 17, 2017 – Nigerian Air Force, NAF Fighter Jet Mistakenly Kills Foreign Aid Workers, Doctors Without Border Volunteers At IDPs Camp In Kala Balge Borno State
The Air force fighter jet today mistakenly bombed some international humanitarian aid workers working for Doctors without borders while targeting Boko Haram terrorists in Kala Balge area of Borno state.
According to Major General Lucky Irabor, some soldiers guarding the aid workers were also wounded in the operation.
Here is a statement Irabor released during a Press briefing tonight in Maiduguri.
Doctors without borders revealed that at least 3 foreign aide workers and 49 civilians were killed in the air strike.