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Nearly 15 yrs ago, 8 dead bodies washed up on the coast of Banjul, Gambia. It was the beginning of a saga that wld reveal how then President, Yahya Jammeh, ordered the #massmurder of 54 irregular #WestAfrican migrants. It's the story of #Jammeh2Justice...

Of the 56 #WestAfricans murdered, at least 44 were from Ghana. Others came from #Nigeria, Senegal, Togo. They were looking to go to Spain through irregular routes when their boat detoured inexplicably into the Banjul harbour.

#Jammeh2Justice

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The killings were done by an elite #hitsquad maintained by Jammeh as President. They were called #TheJunglers. They claimed that migrants were supposed to be part of a team of #mercenaries sent to overthrow the Jammeh regime.

#Jammeh2Justice

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Afghan war killed 2 children daily in 2010 - report uk.reuters.com/article/uk-afg…
Almost 100,000 people killed in Afghanistan since U.S.-led intervention in 2001: Report | Afghan Zariza afghanzariza.com/2015/06/02/alm… via @AfghanZariza
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