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The impact of IEDs on aid agencies and humanitarian operations


 

SUMMARY: On 11 September 2015, an improvised explosive device detonated in a tent in Nigeria's largest Internally Displaced People's camp, Malkohi, near Yola in the State of Adamawa. According to the State Emergency Management Agency, the blast killed five and injured 20. Among the injured were camp workers and student volunteers who were hit by flying debris. The aid workers had been assisting 315 new arrivals fleeing from Boko Haram.


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Published: Friday, February 2, 2018

Last Updated: Thursday, March 8, 2018

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