MAIDUGURI, Nigeria

The United Nations on Saturday condemned the murder of four aids workers this week by the Boko Haram terrorist group in northeast Nigeria.

UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria Edward Kallon said the international community was saddened by the killing of the aid workers who were abducted by terrorists in July on their way to a remote community in the northeast to provide humanitarian support to victims of Boko Haram violence.

He said the incident could jeopardize access to humanitarian support in the region.

“I am deeply saddened and outrage by the news of the tragic killing of four

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