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The Chadian parliament unanimously voted Friday to send troops to Cameroon and Nigeria to join in the fight against Boko Haram.Chadian officials concluded that Boko Haram also poses a danger to Chad. The announcement came a day after Chad said it would "actively support" its neighbour against the militants. No detail was given about how many troops would be sent, or when. On Tuesday, Cameroon said it had killed 143 Boko Haram militants who attacked one of its army bases at Kolofata near the Very early this morning, Boko Haram fighters attacked the Chadian armys position in Kaiga on Lake Chad. They were pushed back, Chadian army spokesman Colonel Azem said in a statement. Chads president has warned that the leader of Boko Haram must surrender or be killed.The new offensive includes troops from Niger for the first time, in addition to Chadian forces that were already carrying out missions in Nigeria, Chadian Brig. These Chadian soldiers are on a new mission: fighting Boko Haram.Boko Haram crisis: Chads troops enter Nigeria to combat militants - Duration: 10:03. FRANCE 24 English 27,258 views. Lake Chad has withdrawn its troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, humanitarian sources and officials said. The pull-out over the past two weeks could weaken a Army says it also destroyed vehicles equipped with heavy weapons as regional forces continue crackdown on extremist group. Chadian troops have entered Nigeria to join the battle against militant Islamist group, Boko Haram.Chads deepening involvement shows how the conflict with Boko Haram is taking a regional dimension. Chadian troops have driven Boko Haram militants out of the northeast Nigerian town of Dikwa, losing one soldier in the battle, an army spokesman said on Monday. Chad has deployed thousands of soldiers in strategic positions around Lake Chad in an effort to contain the radical jihadist group within Chad: Chadian troops have driven Boko Haram militants out of the northeast Nigerian town of Dikwa, losing one soldier in the battle, an army spokesman said on Monday. In response, the Chadian army also killed seven of the Islamist group fighters. Around 8:00 pm (1900 GMT) on Saturday night, Boko Haram members attacked the Djoroye border post near the Niger border in the Lake Chad region killing four of our soldiers.

Chadian troops have entered the northern Nigerian town of Gambaru on the border with Cameroon that has been under the control of Nigerias Boko HaramThe combat is ongoing, one of the sources at Chads army headquarters told Reuters. Chad has deployed some 2,500 troops as part of a Boko Haram attacks on Nigerian town kills 11.Boko Haram, Al-Shabab, ISIS, terrorists. Non-aligned, Nature. Areas control. Chads president has warned that the leader of Boko Haram must surrender or be killed.The new offensive includes troops from Niger for the first time, in addition to Chadian forces that were already carrying out missions in Nigeria, Chadian Brig. Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighbouring Niger Republic, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram militants, humanitarian sources and officials said yesterday. Troops from Chad and Niger pursued Boko Haram fighters across a northern Nigeria border area on Thursday, driving them out of a village they held there and causing some to flee into Niger, two senior Niger military officers said. Niger and Chadian soldiers drove Boko Haram from one of their major hideouts they have occupied since late last year in a northern Nigeria On Sunday, however, Chadian troops were able to intercept the convoy of buses during a routine security check. An unnamed Nigerian official explained, The convoy being led by six Boko Haram gunmen was stopped on the Chadian part of the border along Lake Chad for routine checks and the Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants .Ibrahim Arimi from the border village of Bosso said banditry had increased since the Chadian troops started leaving and he had been temporarily moved to another Chadian ground troops aided by a warplane have driven Boko Haram fighters from a Nigerian border town, witnesses have said.The offensive comes less than a week since Chad sent hundreds of troops into Cameroon, where they have set up a base to launch attacks against the armed group. Chad said Wednesday it inflicted heavy losses on Nigerias Boko Haram, killing over 200 militants in a border town that it wrested from the rebels in a ground offensive. Nine Chadian soldiers were also killed and 21 injured Tuesday in Gamboru as regional forces took the fight against the insurgents on Chad has withdrawn its troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, humanitarian sources and officials said.

The pull-out over the past two weeks could weaken a NIAMEY/DAKAR (Reuters) - Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighboring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, humanitarian sources and officials said. Chad has withdrawn hundreds of its soldiers from Niger. According to NAN, the troops had been helping local forces fight Boko Haram insurgents in the region.Ibrahim Arimi, a resident of Bosso village, said banditry has increased since the Chadian troops started leaving. Boko Haram insurgents from Nigeria kidnap 80 people in northern Cameroon. Meanwhile, troops from Chad enter Cameroon to help fight the terrorist group. NIAMEY/DAKAR Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, humanitarian sources and officials said. NDjamena (AFP) - The first of an expected 2,000 troops from regional military powerhouse Chad began arriving in neighbouring Niger Wednesday, where Boko Haram insurgents inflicted heavy losses in the town of Bosso last week, a local security source said. NIAMEY/DAKAR Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, humanitarian sources and officials said. The pull-out over the past two weeks could weaken a region-wide struggle against the militants who have Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, humanitarian sources and officials said. The pull-out over the past two weeks could weaken a Nigerias Boko Haram jihadists have killed four Chadian soldiers in a cross-border raid in the volatile Lake Chad region, a security source told AFP on Sunday. "Around 8:00 pm (1900 GMT) on Saturday night The sources, one at Chadian military command in NDjamena and another in the Lake Chad region where Boko Haram operates, told Reuters the troops arrived on Tuesday and were advancing on Bosso, a town near Lake Chad that has been the scene of clashes in recent days. According to some humanitarian sources and officials, Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants. The pull-out over the past two weeks could weaken a Troops from Chad and Niger pursued Boko Haram fighters across a northern Nigeria border area on Thursday, driving them out of a village they held there and causing some to flee into Niger, two senior Niger military officers said. Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from Niger Republic, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram terrorists. The move came a month after the country complained about an unexpected U.S. travel ban imposed on its nationals. Chadian forces have also taken up position close to Boko Haram strongholds along Nigerias border with Niger.Chads President Idriss Deby sent soldiers to Cameroon in mid-January to assist troops from Yaounde fighting increasing rebel incursions in the countrys far northeast. Home » Latest News in Nigeria » Chadian troops battle Boko Haram.The convoy, seen by an AFP journalist, roared out of the city after Chads parliament voted to send armed forces to Cameroon and Nigeria to fight against the Islamists. In a major setback in the battle against Boko Haram, Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighbouring Niger. The Chadian troops were helping local forces fight Boko Haram militants in the Diffa region of Niger. Chad has been a major military ally of Nigeria in the fight against Boko Haram, whose leader has publicly threatened the Chadian president with retaliation. The threats have prompted Chadian President Idriss Deby to introduce a series of tough anti-terror laws. NDJAMENA - Chadian troops clashed with Boko Haram fighters in the northeastern Nigerian town of Gambaru on Tuesday in a bid to break the Islamist insurgents grip on the town bordering Cameroon, Chadian military sources said. Chad has deployed some 2 Suspected gunmen from Nigerias Boko Haram terrorist group killed 11 soldiers in an attack over the border in Chad early on Tuesday, a Chadian military source said. Seventeen attackers also died in the clash in an area that has seen a series of raids by the fighters Boko Haram militants suffered a heavy blow when Chadian troops pushed into Nigeria this week, residents who fled the fighting told AFP on Thursday. Chads army said on Tuesday evening that they had seized control of the town of Dikwa, which is about 50 kilometres (31 miles) Boko Haram massacre in Nigeria sees little reaction from US. Prime Minister Kalzeube Pahimi Deubet said the march sent "a strong signal, a warning to Boko Haram, AFP reported.

Chads PM Kalzeube Pahimi Deubet leads a rally in NDjamena, 17th Jan, showing support 4 decision 2 send troops 2 Cmr Some 2,000 troops from regional military powerhouse Chad headed to neighboring Niger on Wednesday, where Boko Haram insurgents inflicted heavy losses in the town of Bosso last week, a military source said. NAIROBI — The fight against Boko Haram is escalating, with troops from Niger and Chad crossing into northeastern Nigeria to fight the insurgency in a further sign that what began as a Nigerian problem has grown into a volatile regional one. Chadian military sources said their troops will rendezvous with Nigerien forces before engaging the militant group. Chad sent thousands of troops to Niger to engage the Boko Haram militant group following a week of attacks in the Nigers border town Bosso. Four Chadian soldiers have been killed after a mine planted by Boko Haram Islamists destroyed their vehicle, a security source said on Saturday.The conflict has also spread to Niger, Chad and Cameroon, forcing more than 2.6 million people from their homes. Troops from Nigeria, Niger Troops from Chad and Niger have freed two towns in northern Nigeria previously held by Boko Haram militants, the first gains made in a joint offensive launched at the weekend, Niger military sources said on Monday. The first of an expected 2,000 troops from regional military powerhouse Chad began arriving in neighbouring Niger Wednesday, where Boko Haram insurgents inflicted heavy losses in the town of Bosso last week, a local security source said. Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, humanitarian sources and officials said. The pull-out over the past two weeks could weaken a Chad had provided 2,500 troops as part of the four country Multi National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) to destroy the dangerous sect.One local resident named Bababura Diwa said: Chadian soldiers took over Dikwa from Boko Haram after heavy fighting on Tuesday.

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