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Nigerian forces target Boko Haram strongholds
Army begins operation against fighters as fighter jets and helicopter gunships deployed in country's northeast.
Last updated: 17 May 2013 01:34 GMT
Jailed Boko Haram rebels seek pardon
Al Jazeera gains exclusive access to captured fighters who ask Nigeria's government for amnesty.
Last updated: 03 May 2013 21:52 GMT
Obama's scramble for Africa
US military operations on the continent have accelerated far beyond the more limited actions of the Bush years.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2012 15:43 GMT
Nigerian president sacks chief of police
Goodluck Jonathan forces police chief and six deputies to retire, saying Boko Haram has infiltrated security services.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2012 18:51 GMT
Scores killed in Nigeria clashes
Days of battles between Boko Haram and security forces leaves more than 60 people dead near Maiduguri and Damaturu.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2011 02:18 GMT
Nigerian police station torched
Suspected members of Boko Haram have burned down a police station in the city of Maiduguri injuring four people.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2010 21:40 GMT
Nigeria to hold inquiry into unrest
Announcement of official hearing comes after days of deadly unrest in country's north.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2009 09:48 GMT
Call for probe into Nigeria killing
Rights group urges investigation into death of Boko Haram leader blamed for attacks.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2009 01:13 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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