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A damaged crucifix overlooks the scene of a bomb explosion at St. Theresa Catholic Church at Madalla, Suleja, just outside Nigeria's capital Abuja, December 25, 2011
Monday, Dec. 26, 2011

Open quoteThis is a sign that they've decided to try to ignite the Muslim-Christian fault line. Close quote

  • a Nigeria expert at the University of Massachusetts Boston, on a series of Christmas Day church bombings in Africa's most populous country.
Photo: Afolabi Sotunde / Reuters | Source: (NYT)