An airstrike in northeastern Nigeria has destroyed 16 Boko Haram militants, said John Enenche, a spokesman for the African Ministry of Defense.

Report informs, citing Anadolu, that the Nigerian Armed Forces, with the air force’s support, conducted a large-scale anti-terrorist operation in the Kassa Kura region of Maiduguri state. “Eleven members of the criminal organization, many weapons were seized, terrorist hideouts were ruined,” he stated.