World Bulletin/News Desk
A suicide bomber killed five people at the central mosque in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Friday, the military said.
The blast narrowly missed the deputy governor of Borno state, Zanna Umar Mustapha, and Borno's Shehu (regional religious leader), Abubakar Umar Garbai El-Kanemi, who were attending Friday prayers.
"The suicide bomber was about 15 years old ... Fortunately we both escaped unhurt," Mustapha told reporters.
Six people were also injured in the attack, military spokesman Sagir Musa told reporters.
"We don't know what to do now because we thought our call for dialogue would work but as you can see we have to think of other ways," Borno Deputy Governor Mustapha said.
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Italian Muslims are forced to pray in warehouses and parking lots and garages, as a lack of mosques causes heartache.
Protesting journalists raised placards calling for freedom of the press and denouncing the "suppression" of journalists.
Earlier in the day, Netanyahu expressed his willingness to reach understandings on the borders of the settlement blocs in the West Bank
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Libya's parliament ended a session after protestors set a car on fire outside the parliament.
Egypt has opened the Rafah border for the first time in 80 days.
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Parliamentary officials said Le Pen was to meet Sergei Naryshkin, a Kremlin ally who is speaker of the lower house of parliament.
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UNICEF said women and children were used as suicide bombers and more than 743,000 were uprooted as a result of the violence in Nigeria.
Al Shaabab group attacked two police patrols in neighbouring Kenya on Tuesday, triggering a gun battle in a rural area hit by a string of cross-border raids, both sides said.
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