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Nigeria: Blast hits World Cup viewing center


An explosion at a center showing a World Cup match in northeastern Nigeria claimed several lives, CNN reported.

A hospital source said that 21 people were killed, while another 27 were injured. However, a police official put the death toll at 10. Extremist group Boko Haram had earlier warned the viewing centers to not open during the World Cup, a police official said.

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