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Thousands flee Boko Haram attacks around Nigeria’s Chibok – IOM

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Boko Haram’s Islamist insurgency has left at least 20,000 people dead in northeast Nigeria since it began in 2009 and has displaced more than 2.6 million others

KANO, Nigeria (Mar 2, 2017) — Some 7,000 people have fled from villages around the northeast Nigerian town of Chibok because of Boko Haram attacks, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Wednesday, March 1. Continue reading Thousands flee Boko Haram attacks around Nigeria’s Chibok – IOM