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Nigeria's Military Wants 500 Tried for Alleged Terrorism

The Nigerian military says some 500 people arrested during security operations in the northeast should be put on trial for alleged terrorism.The suspects are among 1,400 people detained earlier this year as part of the military's crackdown on Islamist militant group Boko Haram. Defense spokesman Chris Olukolade said Wednesday that some of the detainees recommended for trial are "high profile suspects" who allegedly trained terrorists in weapons handling. In a statement, he...

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