Air Strikes Hit Nigeria’s Militant Camps

Nigerian forces have launched air strikes against suspected Islamist militant camps in the country’s northeast.

A military spokesman said all known militant camps in three northeastern states are being attacked and that several camps in Borno state have been destroyed or taken over.

The spokesman, Brigadier General Chris Olukolade, said earlier Friday that the attacks killed an undetermined number of insurgents.

President Goodluck Jonathan declared a state of emergency in Borno and the …