UN lists Boko Haram as terrorist group; US troops in region (+video)

May 22, 2014 11:26 PM

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The move requires all United Nations member states to take actions against Boko Haram, which has kidnapped 270 Nigerian schoolgirls. Meanwhile, 80 US troops have been sent to Chad to help.

Deborah Peter listens as Rep. Ed Royce (R) of California speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington Wednesday during a pre-hearing news conference. Ms. Peter is a sole survivor of a 2011 Boko Haram attack on her household in Nigeria, where her father and brother were killed for not renouncing their Christ...

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