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Nigerian Teenager Tells US Congress Boko Haram Killed Family

Obama has informed Congress that the United States is deploying about 80 military personnel to Chad as part of its effort to help find and return more than 270 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by the Islamist militant group Boko Haram. The pledge came on the same day as a powerful visit to Capitol Hill by a survivor of a Boko Haram attack.   Deborah Peter, a Nigerian teenager, came to Washington to tell how she lost her family to Boko Haram in December 2011.   Peter said three...

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