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UN Security Council Condemns Boko Haram’s Recent Attacks

The United Nations’ Security Council on Wednesday condemned Jan. 30 Boko Haram’s attack on Dalori Village in the North-Eastern Nigeria that resulted into several deaths and casualties.
The Council, in a statement it made available through the United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos, described the attacks as “horrific terrorists attacks.’’
“The Council condemned the horrific terrorist attacks on 30th January by Boko Haram on Dalori Village in North Eastern Nigeria, which resulted in a large number of deaths and casualties.
“Members of the Council expressed their deep condolences and sympathy to the families and friends of those killed and injured in these heinous acts,’’ it said.
The statement also commended the efforts of the regional National Joint Task Force (NJTF) at combating activities of Boko Haram, adding that the efforts should be sustained.
According to it, terrorism in all its forms and manifestations constitutes one of the most serious threats to international peace and
The statement said that the council had renewed calls on member states to bring perpetrators, sponsors and financiers of terrorism to justice.
“The members of the Security Council underlined the need to bring perpetrators, organisers, financiers and sponsors of these reprehensible acts of terrorism to justice.
“They stressed that those responsible for these terrorist attacks should be held accountable, and urged all states to cooperate actively with all relevant authorities in this regard.
“The members of the Security Council reiterated that any acts of terrorism are criminal and unjustifiable, regardless of their motivation, wherever and whenever, and whoever committed such,’’ it said. (NAN)

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