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UN Urges Nigeria to Restore Law and Order, Probe Mass Killings

The United Nations called Nigeria on Tuesday to restore law and order in the northeast and investigate “mass killings” of civilians blamed on Boko Haram insurgents. Nigeria's military said on Monday that at least 150 people had been killed in clashes with Islamists in the northeastern town of Baga, but the U.N. human rights office noted that there were “wildly differing” accounts with some reports putting the toll this year at 2,000. “While the exact details remain unclear, what...

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