Islamists in Nigeria Have Declared a Caliphate the Size of Belgium

As Nigeria prepares to hold general elections next month, Boko Haram is expanding a six-year campaign to impose its strict version of Islamic law on a region around Nigeria’s northeast and spilling into neighboring Chad and Cameroon. While it has failed to capture the Borno state’s capital, Maiduguri, the state emergency agency said this month that its officials can’t travel to 20 of 27 local ...
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Added January 28, 2015
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