Military Releases Pictures of Konduga Battle , Confirms 4 Soldiers Wounded



Konduga 4-Flag of he terrorists on one of the captured vehicle by Nigerian troops in Konduga

Boko Haram flag on a captured vehicle

Konduga 1-nigerian troops with captured ammunition from Konduga operation

Nigerian troops with captured ammunition

Konduga 3-the destroyed terrorists operational vehicles after Konduga battle

Destroyed operational vehicle of Boko Haram

Konduga 5-another terrorist recovered vehicle in Konduga

Another operational vehicle of Boko Haram destroyed 

 

The Nigerian military has released some pictures from the Konduga scene. PRNigeria said in a press release the move was in response to demands of Nigerians for some evidence to support the complete routing of insurgents who attempted to capture Konduga on Friday,
However, in deference to sensibilities of Nigerians, pictures that may offend the senses were not included.
According to PRNigeria, the pictures were released only for the purpose of reassuring our compatriots that the military is capable and ready to defend them.
It could be recalled that after about three hours of fierce fighting yesterday, Nigerian troops routed the Boko Haram fighting force of over a hundred terrorists.
In addition to the staggering loss of men, Boko Haram also suffered extensive losses in their equipment.
Colonel Timothy Antigha of Army Public Relations Directorate said in a previous statement three Hilux and one Buffalo vehicles with mounted Anti-aircraft guns,three General Purpose Machine guns, over 30 AK 47 rifles and two global positioning systems have been recovered among other items.
Four Nigerian soldiers were wounded in action. The entire area is still being combed for terrorists who may have escaped with bullet wounds.
Morale of Nigerian troops remains very high according to the military sources.Newsdiaryonline.com could not independently verify all the claims above.