Sounds like the Nigerian army is trying to sow terror into the hearts of the terrorists.
Held down so their throats can be slit before being dumped into a shallow grave. But now it is Boko Haram ‘terrorists’ who are savagely executed by the Nigerian army
- Footage emerges of Nigerial soldiers appearing to slit throats of insurgents
- Boko Haram suspects are held down next to mass grave before execution
- Video obtained by Amnesty International amid claims of Nigerian ‘war crimes’
- Nigerian Defence says it is investigating the footage, taken in March
- WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT
Gruesome footage has emerged of what appears to show Nigerian soldiers slitting the throats of insurgents and dumping their bodies in a mass grave.
In one horrific video, a Boko Haram suspect is pulled from a truck and held down while a man in military uniform slices his neck open with a combat knife, hurling his body into a pit.
The scene is repeated with another suspect on the same bloodied patch at the edge of the grave.
A Boko Haram suspect is ordered to kneel down by the side of a grave while a man in a military outfit watches over him with a large combat knife
Two men hold a detainee down next to a pit containing dead bodies seconds before he appears to have his throat cut