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  1. Boko Haram wipes out a Nigerian town and the world barely noticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Post-Standard

    Nigeria President Goodluck Jonathan gestures during an election campaign rally, at Tafawa Balewa Square in Lagos, Nigeria, Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. Jonathan condemned the attacks against Charlie Hebdo in Paris but has said little about the massacre of hundreds in his own country by Boko Haram.

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  2. Kelly McParland: Why an atrocity in Paris is different from an atrocity in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | National Post

    Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama of Nigeria sympathizes with the French victims of Islamist extremism, but wishes some of the same international outrage could be channelled to his country. Amnesty International said satellite images of the towns of Baga and Doron in Nigeria's northeast provide "indisputable and shocking evidence" of the scale of last week's attack by Boko Haram.

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  3. Boko Haram attacks: Satellite images show 'catastrophic' carnage in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Los Angeles Times

    A satellite image taken on Jan. 7 and released by Amnesty International shows damage to the town of Doron Baga in northeastern Nigeria after an attack by members of the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram. A satellite image taken on Jan. 7 and released by Amnesty International shows damage to the town of Doron Baga in northeastern Nigeria after an attack by members of the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram.

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  4. Satellite images show devastation in Nigerian towns attacked by Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Chicago Tribune

    Handout satellite images show the village of Baga in northeastern Nigeria, taken Jan. 2 and Jan. 7. The inset shows the level of destruction of structures in the town. Red areas indicate healthy vegetation.

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  5. Boko Haram increases attacks as Nigeria elections loomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Boko Haram, Nigeria's homegrown Islamic extremist group, is increasing the ferocity and tempo of its attacks, destabilizing Africa's most populous nation as it prepares for elections. Girls as young as 10 are being used as suicide bombers.

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  6. Satellite images show evidence of Boko Haram massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Globe and Mail

    Satellite images released by Amnesty International today provide indisputable and shocking evidence of the scale of last weekA a s attack on the towns of Baga and Doron Baga by Boko Haram militants. Before and after images of two neighbouring towns, Baga and Doron Baga , taken on 2 and 7 January show the devastating effect of the attacks which left over 3,700 structures damaged or completely destroyed.

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  7. Boko Haram increases attacks and takes more territory, ahead of electionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Baltimore Sun

    Children stand near the scene of an explosion in a mobile phone market in Potiskum, Nigeria, Monday Jan. 12, 2015. Two female suicide bombers targeted the busy marketplace on Sunday.

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  8. Thousands flee Nigeria after Boko Haram attack, Niger, Chad struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | AlertNet

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  9. The massacre we aren't mourningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Northern Territory News

    One week on from the deadly terror attacks that rocked Paris, millions have turned out holding pens and placards aloft in cities around the world, declaring "Je suis Charlie" in solidarity with victims and as a sign of defiance . But as more than 40 of the world's most powerful people turned out to march along the streets of Paris and condolences poured in from others, one leader was suffering a major crisis of his own.

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  10. Boko Haram attacks complicate Nigerian electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Chronicle Herald

    Children stand near the scene of an explosion in a mobile phone market in Potiskum, Nigeria, on Monday. Two female suicide bombers targeted the busy marketplace on Sunday.

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  11. EDITORIAL: Fight against Boko Haram is leaderless in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Chronicle Herald

    A man holds a "Stop Boko Haram" sign at a Jan. 12 rally of Kagida, the local offspring of the anti-Islamization PEGIDA movement in Kassel, central Germany. We don't know whether Boko Haram slaughtered 2,000 villagers in northeastern Nigeria last week, as some uncorroborated reports suggest.

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  12. Nigerian troops repel Islamist militant attack on town of BiuRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | AlertNet

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  13. Boko Haram emerges as brutal Islamic State of AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Windsor Beacon

    Boko Haram, with its chilling brutality, radical Islamic ideology and unstoppable seizure of Nigerian territory is quickly emerging as the Islamic State of Africa. While much of the world has focused on the terror attacks in Paris and the Islamic militants' capture of swaths of Syria and Iraq, Boko Haram has gone on a bloody rampage through northeastern Nigeria.

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  14. Nigerians flood neighboring Chad, Niger and Cameroon after Boko Haram attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Catholic.org

    The influx of refugees has put further strain on some of the poorest nations in Africa, which are already struggling to feed and protect their own people in a region that is recovering from drought. Human rights group Amnesty International says Boko Haram may have killed some 2,000 people around Jan. 3 in Baga in northern Nigeria.

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  15. Nigerian leader launches re-election bid amid troublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Nigeria President Goodluck Jonathan gestures, during an election campaign rally, at Tafawa Balewa Square in Lagos, Nigeria, Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015.

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  16. Boko Haram threatens Cameroon with violence in videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | AlertNet

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  17. Nigeria governors request more troops before electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | AlertNet

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  18. Boko Haram killed dozens seizing Nigerian town and army baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | AlertNet

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  19. Carl J. "Bud" Lere, 84Read the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Jackson County Pilot

    A funeral service for Carl J. "Bud" Lere of Jackson will take place Jan. 8 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Jackson with the Rev. Lance Isaacson officiating.

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  20. Desperate Parents Of Abducted Nigerian Girls Lose Hope In Government, Turn To U.N.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Switched

    MAY 09: A man holds a sign that reads 'Bring back our girls' during a protest outside Nigeria House on May 9, 2014 in London, England. 276 schoolgirls were abducted from their boarding school on 14 April, 2014 in the town of Chibok in north-eastern Borno state in Nigeria.

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