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    The UN Security Council has offered condolences to the families of the victims as well as to the people and authorities in Nigeria and condemned the suicide bombing in a boarding school in Potiskum, Yobe State.

    UNITED NATIONS, November 11 (Sputnik) — The UN Security Council has condemned in a press statement the suicide bombing in Nigeria.

    The members of the Security Council "condemned in the strongest terms the suicide bomb attack on November 10, 2014 committed against the Government Science Technical School in Potiskum in Yobe State, Nigeria, which killed several dozen people, mostly students, and injured many more," the statement said.

    The Security Council also offered condolences to the families of the victims as well as to the people and authorities in Nigeria.

    On Monday, a suicide attacker set off a bomb in a boarding school in Potiskum, Yobe State, Nigeria. At least 48 people are reported to have been killed in the bombing.

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