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Surge in jihadist violence causes 30,000 Nigerians to flee homes

January 14, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: The jihadist group Boko Haram, also known as Islamic State in West Africa, was founded in 2002 and is active in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad, and Niger.

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