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Boko Haram's Six-Day Terror Rampage - Up to 2,000 Dead
World  (tags: Nigeria, massacre, Boko Haram, Islam, Muslims, africa, conflict, death, freedoms, society, terrorism, violence, war, world )

Penny
- 6 days ago - clarionproject.org
Perhaps 2,000 people have been massacred in Nigeria in the most savage and brutal attack yet by the Islamist group Boko Haram. The precise number of those killed is unknown, but it is at least in the hundreds. Eyewitnesses and media sources are reporti
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Boko Haram's Reign of Terror
World  (tags: TERROR, BOKO HARAM, NIGERIA, RELIGIOUS WAR, killing, terrorism, violence, society, world, UnitedNations, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, conflict, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 6 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Let's multiply that pressure now and persuade our leaders and the United Nations to convene an emergency Security Council meeting and prioritise this crisis.
Child Suicide Bomber Kills At Least 16 in Nigeria's Boko Haram Heartland
World  (tags: boko haram, nigeria, child suicide bombers, terrorism )

Barbara
- 13 days ago - nbcnews.com
A bomb strapped to a girl aged around 10 years old exploded in a busy marketplace in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Saturday, killing at least 16 people and injuring more than 20.
Hundreds Killed in Boko Haram Carnage in Nigeria
World  (tags: Nigeria, Boko Haram, Islamist militants, murder, violence, religion )

Beatrice
- 14 days ago - torontotelegraph.com
- Suspected militants of the Boko Haram Islamist group have killed hundreds of people and destroyed at least 16 towns and villages in a major attack in northeast Nigeria, media reports citing officials said Thursday. An official says the death toll
Thousands Flee as Boko Haram Seizes Military Base on Nigeria Border
World  (tags: boko haram, Africa, Nigeria, Chad, jihad, persecution, murders, civilians )

Barbara
- 18 days ago - theguardian.com
Scores of soldiers and civilians killed, with around 300 still unaccounted for, as insurgents storm village of Baga
Boko Haram Seizes Army Base in Nigeria Town of Baga
World  (tags: Boko Haram, Nigeria, army base, seizure, Islam, religion, terrorism )

Beatrice
- 19 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The militant group Boko Haram has seized a town and key multinational military base in north-eastern Nigeria, officials and eyewitnesses say. A senator in Borno state said troops had abandoned the base in the town of Baga after it was attacked on Sat
Female Bomber Kills Ten People at Nigerian College
World  (tags: Nigeria, Education, Islam, Muslims, Boko Haram, children, crime, death, freedoms, africa, terrorism, violence, world )

Penny
- 69 days ago - presstv.ir
A female bomber has reportedly killed at least ten people at a college in Nigeria in the second such attack on an educational institution this week.
Nigeria: Jihad-Martyrdom Suicide Bomber Murders 48 at High School Assembly
World  (tags: Boko Haram, Islam, religion, suicide bomber, murder, education, school, Nigeria, jihadist )

Beatrice
- 73 days ago - jihadwatch.org
Boko Haram means "Western education is sin," or more literally, "Books bad." The mainstream media has reported on this name as if the group were a bunch of Luddites with AK-47s - people who for some unexplained reason object to modern education
Remember 'Bring Back Our Girls'? This Is What Has Happened In The 5 Months Since
World  (tags: 'Bring Back Our Girls', Nigeria, Boko Haram, kidnapping, Human Rights, government, ethics, corruption, crime, violence, world, society, politics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 131 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
On the night of April 14, 2014, hundreds of schoolgirls at the Chibok boarding school in northeastern Nigeria awoke to the sound of gunfire. More than 270 of the schoolgirls found themselves in the clutches of the Islamist militant group Boko Haram.
DAILY JIHAD: Boko Haram Continues Genocidal Campaign Against Nigerian Christians
World  (tags: Islamic Terrorists, Boko Haram, Nigeria, 350 Christians slaughtered, churches, schools closed )

Beth
- 135 days ago - breitbart.com
Nigerian Christian leaders have said that Islamic terror group Boko Haram has killed over 350 Christians in just the past week, forcing the closure of churches and Christian schools. Officials from the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria (EYN) said that...
11 Parents of Nigeria's Abducted Girls Die
World  (tags: Nigeria, abducted girls, parents are dying, Chibok, Boko Haram, Islamic extremists, Abubakar Shekau )

Dandelion
- 180 days ago - bigstory.ap.org
"One father of two of the girls kidnapped just went into a kind of coma and kept repeating the names of his daughters, until life left him," said Bitrus.
Nigerian Army Says It Has Killed 53 Boko Haram Fighters
World  (tags: Boko Haram, violence, Nigeria, death, crime, human rights )

Nancy
- 202 days ago - news.msn.com
They have become by far the biggest security threat to Nigeria - Africa's most populous country, largest economy and leading energy producer.
Boko Haram Kills Dozens in Fresh Nigeria Attack
World  (tags: Boko Haram, jihads, terrorism, murder, Nigeria, Militant Islam )

Beatrice
- 246 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Boko Haram's campaign against the Nigerian state caused yet more suffering on Wednesday when gunmen raided two villages, killing at least 26. One of the targets was only 20 miles from the town of Chibok in Borno state, where 270 schoolgirls were abducted
Boko Haram Video: We'Ll Exchange Nigerian Girls For Prisoners By Alastair Jamieson
World  (tags: Boko Haram, 200 girls missing, negotiation, humanrights, world )

Nancy
- 258 days ago - nbcnews.com
He said the sign that many of the girls were in one group was welcome - but did not mean a rescue attempt was any closer.
 

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