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Brooklyn Park missionaries say they'll return to Nigeria despite recent shooting attack

The couple's van came under attack by bandits. Tina Gibbs was shot in the leg as their driver sped through a phony checkpoint. They promise to return to the country where 'every day is survival' for Nigerian residents.
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The couple's van came under attack by bandits. Tina Gibbs was shot in the leg as their driver sped through a phony checkpoint. They promise to return to the country where 'every day is survival' for Nigerian residents.

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