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Nigerian Military Op Targeting Islamists Pushes Thousands of Refugees into Niger

Nigeria's military offensive against Islamist militants in its northeast has forced more than 6,000 refugees - mostly women, children and the elderly - to flee to neighboring Niger, the U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR) said on Tuesday.

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