Around 2,000 Bodies Cover the Grounds Of Nigeria

The terrorist group Boko Haram that kidnapped 200 schoolgirls has attacked again. The militants opened fire on villages in Northern Nigeria, killing around 2,000 people. Bodies are scattered everywhere in what is considered the deadliest Boko Haram attack yet. The raid started January 3 where hundreds of gunmen attacked a total of 16 villages—the town of Baga and neighboring villages. The militants entered the villages in trucks and armored vehicles, unloading bullets everywhere and pursuing people who fled into the bush. Boko Haram has terrorized northern Nigeria since 2009. They…

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Conditions in Nigeria Worsen As Militants Advance

While many of the #SaveOurGirls tweets have stopped, unrest in Nigeria continues to increase. Nearly 12 of the parents of the girls who were kidnapped three months ago have died. Many of the deaths are due to trauma from the mass abduction. Chibok, the town where the girls were kidnapped, is under siege by the militants and conditions are worsening. The town is cut off due to frequent attacks and resources are low due to harboring families from local villages that have been taken over by Boko Haram. The strain…

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