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Analysts: Chibok Raid Only Part of Larger Boko Haram Advance

Boko Haram's brief occupation of Chibok last week showed that no part of northeastern Nigerian is safe from the insurgency — not even the town where the militants kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls earlier this year. Analysts say the violent Islamist radicals are making gains along Nigeria's border with Cameroon, and that the military has been unable to stop them. For many Chibok residents, the sight of militants entering their town with guns blazing on Friday only added...

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