- In the fight against the terrorist group Boko Haram, the government in Chad Monday in the border area with Nigeria declared a state of emergency. Thus, the security can make it easier searches, to find as terrorists or weapons that have come from Nigeria, said the Minister of Information Hassan Sylla Bakari.
The governor of the region along Lake Chad is now also gathering forbidden to promulgate or restrict traffic.
The terrorist movement from Nigeria Boko Haram has committed several suicide attacks in Chad. The country has launched an offensive against the extremists in the spring and has since Boko Haram is weakened. However, the move by the minister is still a danger to the population, because suicide attacks are difficult to prevent.
In attacks and fighting in Nigeria and surrounding countries Boko Haram al certain 14. 000 people slain.