Six Nigerian soldiers have been killed in a vehicle attack during an operation in the northeastern Borno state, reports Agence France-Presse.
On Monday, Nigerian troops raided an Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) base in Talala.
During the attack, a militant rammed a vehicle filled with explosives into the Nigerian troops, killing six, said two sources familiar with the attack.
Nigerian forces overran the camp despite the bombing, the sources said.
The operation against...