Troops attack terrorists in Sambisa forest, recover weapons (+PHOTOS)


Nigerian troops under the aegis of Operation Desert Sanity have launched a major attack targeting Boko Haram and Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in the dreaded Sambisa forest.

The operation has resulted to the killing of several terrorists and recovery of massive weapons.

This was made known in a terse post on the Nigerian Army Twitter handle on Friday.

It reads: “BREAKING: Ongoing offensive clearance operations records another feat as troops of Operation Desert Sanity destroyed ISWAP/BokoHaram enclaves around Ukuba & Camp Zairo in Sambisa forest, Borno State. Several terrorists were neutralized as troops recovered equipment & weapons.”

Below are some of the pictures: