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Boko Haram Chief Signals Possible Retirement

Alleged Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has signaled his possible retirement in a new video that appeared online Thursday. The eight-minute video, posted to YouTube, shows a subdued Shekau sitting and quietly praising Islamic fighters.  At the end he says, "For me, this is the end," without elaborating. In previous videos, Shekau was often seen shouting, gesticulating and firing assault rifles as he threatened Boko Haram's enemies. Yan St. Pierre, head of the...

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