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Can a Boko Haram-IS Merger Work?

Boko Haram's pledge of allegiance to the Islamic State (IS) militant group on Saturday followed weeks of hints and signs the group was moving in that direction.   Now observers are asking: will the link have any impact? Analysts say they expect Islamic State to accept Boko Haram’s pledge.  Since mid-2014, the links of the Nigeria-based group to IS have evolved from salutation and emulation to what some saw as the beginnings of cooperation. Boko Haram’s videos got a...

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