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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
- 16 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
- 20 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
- 65 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
- 86 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
- 131 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
- 142 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.
Nigerian Schoolgirls: Girl Who Escaped Boko Haram Abduction Speaks Publicly About Ordeal
World  (tags: humanrights, africa, Boko Haram, trafficking, girl peaks out )

Rose
- 142 days ago - abc.net.au
A teenage girl who managed to escape kidnapping by Islamist group Boko Haram during a night raid in Nigeria last month has spoken publicly about the ordeal
Nigeria Allegedly Had Four Hour Warning Before School Girls Were Kidnapped
World  (tags: humanrights, Nigeria, school girls, crime, Boko Haram, kidnapping )

Nancy
- 144 days ago - inquisitr.com
Amnesty International is now saying that two senior officials in Nigeria's armed forces have confirmed the military's being aware of the planned attack ...reports are now stating that there may be a peace negotiation in the works that could bring the...
Nigeria Had Advance Warning of Schoolgirls' Kidnapping
World  (tags: Nigeria, Boko Haram, kidnapping, government, human rights, Nigerian Security Forces, ethics, news, violence, crime )

Carrie
- 145 days ago - thedailybeast.com
At least four hours before hundreds of girls were snatched from a boarding school, Nigerian authorities were aware of Boko Haram's plans--and yet did nothing, says Amnesty International.
Nigeria, Bring Back Our Girls
World  (tags: BringBackOurGirls, solidarity, children, violence, Nigerian government, Nigerian High Commissioner, Canada, Safety and Risk, Africa, abductions-terrorism, education, Boko Haram )

Jess
- 146 days ago - e-activist.com
Call on Chief Ojo Uma Maduekwe, the Nigerian High Commissioner in Canada, to help secure the safe release of the girls.
TAKE ACTION - Nigeria, Bring Back Our Girls!
World  (tags: children, Nigerian government, kidnapping of children, action, Boko Haram, release, violence, freedom, children's rights, Children's Welfare )

Jess
- 146 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
Take action now: Nigerian authorities need to know that the world stands with the girls' families in demanding their immediate release.
Here's Why Nigeria Hasn't Yet Found Its 300 Missing Girls
World  (tags: Nigeria, Boko Haram, government, terrorists, conflict, crime, violence )

Carrie
- 147 days ago - thinkprogress.org
The world is eager to see the girls, stolen away in the night three weeks ago, returned. But part of the reason why the girls remain abducted lies in just how the government has waged its war against the terrorists who carried out the kidnapping.
Nigeria, Bring Back Our Girls! - SIGN PLEASE !
World  (tags: Nigeria, schoolgirls, children, abduction, Islamist extremists, Boko Haram, humanrights, Africa, terrorism )

Angelika
- 147 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
Take action now: Nigerian authorities need to know that the world stands with the girls' families in demanding their immediate release. Their rights-and the rights of all of Nigeria's children-to education and protection from violence must be safeguarded
Boko Haram Claims It Kidnapped 200 Nigerian Schoolgirls By Cassandra Vinograd
World  (tags: 200 girls, Boko Haram, kidnapping, Nigeria, world, HumanRights )

Nancy
- 148 days ago - nbcnews.com
Boko Haram - whose name means "Western education is sinful" has been waging an increasingly campaign to carve out an Islamic state in northern Nigeria.
'I Will Sell Them,' Boko Haram Leader Says of Kidnapped Nigerian Girls (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Boko Haram, Nigerian school girls, kidnapping, crime, world, violence, humanrights, freedoms, corruption )

Carrie
- 148 days ago - cnn.com
Fears for the fate of more than 200 Nigerian girls turned even more nightmarish Monday when the leader of the Islamist militant group that kidnapped them announced plans to sell them.
 

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