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Nigerians Fleeing Boko Haram Languish in Camp Near Capital

In its five-year effort to impose Islamic law in northeastern Nigeria, the Boko Haram extremist group has killed thousands of people and forced hundreds of thousands to flee.  Some of those who ran for their lives now live in squalor on the edges of the capital, Abuja. Shanties made of old sacks and pieces of wood are now home for people who fled Gwoza, a town in Nigeria’s Borno State.  Boko Haram overran the town earlier this year and declared it part of a caliphate. Some of...

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