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Residents: Boko Haram attacks churches, 30 dead

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Boko Haram Islamists are suspected in the attacks on predominantly Christian areas in Nigeria. (Source: CNN) Boko Haram Islamists are suspected in the attacks on predominantly Christian areas in Nigeria. (Source: CNN)

(CNN) - At least 30 people are dead in Nigeria after gunmen on motorcycles stormed homes and Christian churches.

The attack took place in several villages in the northeastern state of Borno.

The attackers sprayed bullets, threw explosives and set buildings on fire.

It's believed to be the work of Boko Haram Islamists.

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