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Residents Flee Boko Haram Killing, Looting in Northeastern Nigeria

Residents in northeastern Nigeria's Adamawa state fled their villages to the state capital this week after a string of deadly attacks by Boko Haram militants that marked the latest in a campaign of violence that has left thousands of people dead. Between Friday and Monday, the armed insurgents hit at least five different villages in the Michika area. Residents said the fighters arrived on motorbikes and four-wheel drive vehicles and looted and burned homes. In the small community...

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