The US decisions in Africa could send a message to groups destroying northern Nigeria, like Boko Haram, that the US is not committed in the long term.
Excerpted and adapted from The Next Jihad: Stop the Christian Genocide in Africa.
A decade-long insurgency in the northeast, started by Islamist group Boko Haram in 2009, has claimed more than 30,000 lives.
Leah’s mother recently visited Washington, DC, where I had an opportunity to speak to her about her daughter, and about her own tireless efforts to see Leah released.
The attack on Rann, home to a camp housing tens of thousands of people displaced by the Islamist insurgency, was one of the group's bloodiest.
“In our recent history, eleven Jews have been assassinated, and some of them tortured, by radical Islamists"
The man, named Amaechi Fred O., was detained on Wednesday in Bavaria.
"Modern day slavery may increase as Daesh struggles to sustain its financial reserves," says researcher.
Amnesty: Boko Haram resurgence kills 381 civilians since April