Nigerian Army Lacks Equipment in Darfur


The Nigerian troops lacked adequate equipment to enable them operate well in Darfur, said Defence Minister Bello Haliru Mohammed.

Soldiers of the army of Guinea-Bissau patrol in the streets of the capital Bissau.

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