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Sambisa Forest: An Ideal Hiding Place for Boko Haram

Boko Haram militants are believed to be holding hundreds of captives in Nigeria's Sambisa forest, including more than 200 Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped in 2014.  The armed forces of Nigeria and Cameroon are trying to free the hostages, but the forest is a good place for militants to hide and a dangerous place for soldiers to operate.   The Sambisa forest reserve in northeastern Nigeria has been a key Boko Haram hideout for years.   Colonel Boubakar Bakary,...

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