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US Lawmakers Discuss Boko Haram Insurgency

A U.S. House panel is set to get an update on Nigeria's Boko Haram insurgency, as residents in the northeastern Borno state region grapple with another reported kidnapping by the militant group.   The House foreign affairs subcommittee meets Wednesday to discuss issues including conditions in northern Nigeria, where the militants have been most active.   Congresswoman Karen Bass told VOA the panel will also discuss U.S. efforts to help Nigeria fight the...

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