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WG7 - Africa: Nigeria - Boko Haram

What information to look for?


  • Where is this occurring (country city, region, ...) ?
  • Who is involved (groups)?
  • What happened or is happening and Why?
  • When did it happen?  Is it still going on?

Online Sources

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Where can I find evidence?

Reuters - U.S. Designates Nigeria Militant Group as Terrorists Nov. 12, 2013.

National Geographic News -  Nigeria's Boko Haram: Who are They and What Do They Want? May 8, 2014

Pew Research Center - Nigerians View of Boko Haram Graph

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Erickson, Amanda. "Nigerians Are Demanding Answers after Another Boko Haram Kidnapping." Washington Post Blogs 23 Feb. 2018: n. pag. LexisNexis Scholastic. Web. 28 Feb. 2018.

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