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Destruction and chaos in the Maiduguri, the birthplace of the radical Islamist militant and terrorist group known as Boko Haram.
32 people were killed and 80 wounded in the bomb blast in northeastern Nigeria.
In a period of a year, we have seen a 80% increase in terrorism.
Fox News reported: Boko Haram has spilled out of the forests and villages of northern Nigeria and into the cross hairs of the U.S. military. Nearly 100 American military personnel are headed to the Central African nation of Cameroon, with another 200 expected to follow in the near future. Using drones to gather intelligence, they […]
The Nigerian military rescued 178 people from Boko Haram camps over the weekend. 101 of the hostages freed were children.
The bomb blast occurred in a marketplace and also sent 38 people to the hospital.
It’s not clear if the 200 girls rescued (and 93 women) were the schoolgirls abducted by the Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram last year, which was made a global social media campaign #BringBackOurGirls.
It’s not clear if the girls were the schoolgirls abducted by the Islamist group Boko Haram last year, so hold onto the praises about the #BringBackOurGirls social media campaign.
Wait, so hashtags and online campaigning doesn’t actually bring back hostages and captives? Here’s what we wrote earlier about the Obama administration’s emphasis on hashtags and social media over actual concrete results.
12/30/2015 - Our Top Ten Stories of 2015
12/28/2015 - Boko Haram Kills 15 with RPGs and Suicide Bombings
11/18/2015 - Boko Haram Blamed for Bomb Blast at a Truck Stop
11/18/2015 - Study: 80% Increase in Terrorism since 2014
10/18/2015 - Monitoring Boko Haram: US Military in Cameroon to Provide Intel
8/3/2015 - Nigerian Military Rescued 178 People from Boko Haram
6/5/2015 - Nigerian Bomb Blast kills 31, Blamed on Boko Haram
4/29/2015 - Nigeria Rescues 200 Girls
4/28/2015 - Nigerian Military Rescues about 200 Girls, 93 Women
4/14/2015 - One Year Anniversary of Abduction of Nigerian Girls & #BringBackOurGirls Online Stand
3/26/2015 - Hillary Clinton has Ties to Nigerian Donor, May Have Influence Boko Haram Designation as Terrorists
3/14/2015 - ISIS accepts Boko Haram’s Pledge for an Alliance
3/8/2015 - Boko Haram swears Allegiance to ISIS
2/15/2015 - Female Suicide Bomber kills 16 in Nigeria
2/7/2015 - Boko Haram Fighters killed in Border Fight
2/1/2015 - Boko Haram attacks Nigerian city as Africans worry of its Spread
1/25/2015 - Boko Haram attacks Nigerian City, Fate Unknown
1/23/2015 - Obama and Hashtags: Why Some Over Others?
1/21/2015 - Boko Haram Leader Claims Responsibility for Massacre and Threatens More
1/11/2015 - Boko Haram Massacred Thousands of Nigerians. No Media Outrage…
1/10/2015 - Child Suicide Bomber kills 16 in Nigeria
1/9/2015 - Boko Haram is Overwhelming Us, Cameroonian Officials say
1/1/2015 - War on Christians in Nigeria goes Unreported
5/12/2014 - Hashtag Diplomacy: Nigerian Islamist Group Boko Haram- Exchange Kidnapped Girls for Prisoners
3/5/2014 - Islamist Boko Haram Militants kill 85 in Nigeria
2/20/2014 - Nigerian Governor: Islamist Rebels more Motivated than Nigerian Army
9/30/2013 - Islamist Nigerian Terrorists kill 40 Students as they slept
6/7/2013 - Islamists try to escape prison in Niger, some re-captured by police
6/2/2013 - Nigerian Gov’t engaged in fight with Islamist group Boko Haram
5/28/2013 - Nigeria, fighting Islamists, asks neighbor Niger for help