Nigerian Army Uses Trump’s Words to Justify Fatal Shooting of Rock-Throwing Protesters by DIONNE SEARCEY and EMMANUEL AKINWOTU


By DIONNE SEARCEY and EMMANUEL AKINWOTU

President Trump said rocks would be considered firearms if thrown at the American military. The Nigerian Army pointed to that language when explaining why its soldiers fatally shot protesters.

Published: November 1, 2018 at 02:00PM

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