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Death toll from Boko Haram attack in Cameroon rises to 37

The from Monday's by in climbed to 37, local media reported.

According to local reports, 21 soldiers and 16 civilians were killed in the armed clashes between militants and Cameroonian army in , a town in Cameroon's Far North region bordering Lake Chad.

The local authorities arrested 15 terrorists and "neutralized" some.

Since 2009, Boko Haram insurgency has killed tens of thousands and displaced millions in the Lake Chad region.

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