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Rohingya women face greater magnitudes of suffering.

The massive flight of Myanmar's long-oppressed Rohingya ethnic group is following a sickening pattern of other recent displacements of populations – the Yazidis in Iraq, Syrians by the millions fleeing civil war, schoolchildren targeted by Nigeria's Boko Haram terrorist group – where the horrendous human rights ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Deadliest Nigerian attack since 2015 underlines Boko Haram faction's focus on causing mass casualties through suicide bombings.

Event At least 50 people were killed and 38 wounded when a suicide bomber self-detonated at a mosque during morning prayers in Mubi in Adamawa State on 21 November. No group has yet claimed responsibility, although Wilayat Gharb Afriqiyya – formerly known as Boko Haram prior to its

- Jane’s - US

Boko Haram and Shabaab will become deadlier as the Isis caliphate crumbles.

As Isis continues to lose territories, many fighters are returning home, but many more are regrouping somewhere else or are joining other terrorist cells around the world.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

235 killed in northern Nigeria by Boko Haram and bandits.

The killings were carried out by Boko Haram insurgents, ethnic militias and bandits.

- Daily Nation - KE

Nigeria Mosque Targeted in Deadly Suicide Bombing.

The authorities blamed Boko Haram for the attack, which targeted worshipers at morning prayers. One official said at least 50 people had been killed.

- International NY Times - US

Suicide Bomber Kills At Least 50 in Nigeria.

A suicide bombing early Tuesday at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria killed at least 50 people. The attack, which President Muhammadu Buhari condemned as "cruel and dastardly," happened as people arrived for morning prayers at the mosque in the town of Mubi, located in Adamawa state. In a statement, the president's office ...

- Voice of America - US

Nigeria experiences worst bombing of the year in former Boko Haram territory.

Despite government assurances that Boko Haram is nearly defeated within Nigeria, a recent suicide bombing that killed 50 people has been attributed to the Islamist militant group.

- Christian Science Monitor - US

50 killed as suicide bomber targets mosque in Nigeria.

AT least 50 people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a mosque in northeast Nigeria yesterday, police said. The attack was blamed on Boko Haram jihadists. The blast happened during early morning prayers at the Madina mosque in the Unguwar Shuwa area of Mubi, some 200 kilometers from the Adamawa state ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Deadly Suicide Bombing Pounds Mosque in Nigeria.

The authorities blamed Boko Haram for the attack, which targeted worshipers at morning prayers, and one official said at least 50 people had been killed.

- New York Times - US

Suicide bomber kills 50 in Nigeria in deadliest attack this year.

YOLA, Nigeria - A suicide bomber killed at least 50 people at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria on Tuesday, the biggest mass killing this year in a region facing an insurgency by Islamist militant group Boko Haram.

- Reuters - US

At Least 50 Dead in Suicide Bombing at Nigerian Mosque.

There was no claim of responsibility for the bombing in Mubi town in Adamawa state, but suspicion immediately fell on the Boko Haram

- TIME Magazine - US

At least 50 killed in mosque attack in northeast Nigeria

At least 50 people were killed on Tuesday when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a mosque in northeast Nigeria, police said, in an attack blamed on Boko Haram jihadists.

- France24 - FR

50 die as teenage suicide bomber blows himself up in Nigeria mosque

While there was no immediate claim of responsibility for the bombing in Mubi town of Nigeria's northeastern Adamawa State, suspicion immediately fell on Boko Haram.

- The Hindu - IN

At least 50 killed in mosque attack in northeast Nigeria

At least 50 people were killed on Tuesday when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a mosque in northeast Nigeria, police said, in an attack blamed on Boko Haram jihadists. The blast happened during early morning prayers at the Madina mosque in the Unguwar Shuwa area of Mubi, some 200 kilometres by

- Ya Libnan - US

At Least 50 Killed In Bombing During Mosque's Morning Prayers In Nigeria

A suicide bomber detonated explosives just as prayers were getting underway at a mosque in Mubi, in Nigeria's northeast. There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but Boko Haram is suspected.

- NPR - US

Suicide bomber kills at least 50 in northeastern Nigeria

Region faces insurgency by Boko Haram

- The Globe and Mail - CA

Suicide bomber kills at least 50 in Nigeria

Kano, Nigeria, Nov 21 - At least 50 people were killed on Tuesday when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a mosque in northeast Nigeria, police said, in an attack blamed on Boko Haram jihadists. The blast happened during early morning prayers at the Madina mosque in the Unguwar Shuwa area of Mubi, some

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Nigeria mosque suicide bombing kills dozens

A suicide bomber has killed at least 50 people in the Nigerian town of Mubi, with the death toll expected to rise further. Officials believe jihadi group Boko Haram is responsible.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Scores dead in Nigeria mosque bombing: police

At least 50 people were killed on Tuesday when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a mosque in northeast Nigeria, police said, in an attack blamed on Boko Haram jihadists.

- SBS.com.au - AU

At least 50 dead in Nigeria mosque bombing during early morning prayers: police

Roof blown off At least 50 people were killed on Tuesday when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a mosque in northeast Nigeria, police said, in an attack blamed on Boko Haram militants.The blast happened during early morning prayers at the Madina mosque in the Unguwar Shuwa area of Mubi, some 200 kilometres by road from ...

- DAWN - PK

Suicide bomber kills at least 50 in Nigeria

KANO, Nov 21 — At least 50 people were killed today when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a mosque in northeast Nigeria, police said, in an attack blamed on Boko Haram jihadists. The blast happened during early morning prayers at the Madina...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Suicide bomber kills at least 50 in northeastern Nigeria

YOLA/BAUCHI -- A suicide bomber killed at least 50 people at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria on Tuesday in the biggest mass killing this year in a region facing an insurgency by Islamist militant group Boko Haram.

- GMA News - PH

At least 50 killed in suicide attack in Nigeria

Nov. 21 : At least 50 people have been reportedly killed in a suicide bombing attack at a mosque here on Tuesday, said media reports.Deutsche Welle quoted police spokesperson Othman Abubakar as saying that the young perpetrator detonated the explosives while mingling among the crowds of worshippers.He added that many of the ...

- Sify - IN

Police say at least 50 dead in a bombing at a Nigeria mosque during morning prayers

Thomson Reuters Police in northern Nigeria say the death toll has risen to 50 in a suicide bombing at a mosque during morning prayers. Police spokesman Othman Abubakar tells The Associated Press they are "still trying to ascertain the number of injured because they are in various hospitals." Police say the teenage bomber ...

- Business Insider - US

Teenage suicide bomber kills at least 50 in Nigeria mosque attack, police say

The AFP news agency reported that the attack was blamed on extremists from the militant group Boko Haram.         

- USA TODAY - US

Boko Haram beheads six farmers and forces the seventh one to watch the slaughter

Seven farmers were abducted by the Boko Haram insurgents from a plantation before there were slaughtered.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

At least 50 killed by suicide attack on mosque

Officials say teen bomber attacked people arriving for morning prayers in Nigeria region plagued by Boko Haram

- CBS NEWS - US

Suicide Bomber Kills At Least 50 in Nigeria

A suicide bombing early Tuesday at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria killed at least 50 people. The attack happened as people arrived for morning prayers at the mosque in the town of Mubi, located in Adamawa state. There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but the bombing resembled numerous prior suicide attacks ...

- Voice of America - US

Nigeria mosque suicide bombing kills dozens

At least 50 people are thought to have been killed in the Nigerian town of Mubi. There have been no claims of responsibility, although authorities believe jihadi group Boko Haram to be responsible.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

News24.com | Boko Haram kills six in NE Nigeria: militia, local

Boko Haram fighters killed six farmers outside the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, the civilian militia and the brother of one of the victims have said

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | US urges action on rights abuse for closer Nigerian ties

The United States has called for Nigeria to probe human rights abuses in the fight against Boko Haram, as it pledged more funds to help recovery from years of conflict.

- News24.com - ZA

Sahel Counterterror Force Lacks Funding

Burkina Faso's foreign minister says a new counterterrorism force for Africa's Sahel region needs substantially more funding to operate. The G5 Sahel force was formed to enable Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Mauritania and Chad to defend themselves against Islamist militant groups that operate in the region, such as al-Qaida in ...

- Voice of America - US

Boko Haram blamed as four suicide bombers strike in northern Nigeria

Fourteen people have been killed and dozens hurt in multiple suicide attacks in Maiduguri, the state capital of Borno. The city is the worst hit by Boko Haram's eight-year insurgency.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

4 suicide bombers kill 14, wound 29 in Nigeria

Four suicide bombers detonated in Nigeria's Borno state capital and killed 14 people while wounding another 29, police said on Wednesday, in one of the largest such attacks in the city in years. The deafening blasts could be heard in the evening in Maiduguri, the home of the Boko Haram extremist insurgency.

- Times Of India - IN

4 suicide bombers kill 14, wound 29 in northern Nigeria

Four suicide bombers detonated in Nigeria's Borno state capital and killed 14 people while wounding another 29, police said Wednesday, in one of the largest such attacks in the city in years The deafening blasts could be heard in the evening in Maiduguri, the home of the Boko Haram extremist insurgency....

- Baltimoresun.com - US

African leaders urge support for new security doctrine

The vast Sahel region, stretching from Senegal to Sudan, has turned into a hotbed of lawlessness since chaos engulfed Libya in 2011, Islamists overran northern Mali in 2012 and Boko Haram rose up in northern Nigeria

- Daily Monitor - UG

INGOs call for the stabilization of Boko Haram-affected areas in the Lake Chad Basin

Source: Concern Worldwide, COOPI - Cooperazione Internazionale, Helen Keller International, Islamic Relief, INTERSOS, CARE, Comitato Internazionale per lo Sviluppo dei Popoli, Handicap International, Action Contre la Faim France, Solidarités International, Oxfam, CBM, Plan, World Vision, ALIMA, Première Urgence ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

China's USD $1 million contribution to WFP supports victims of Boko Haram crisis in Niger

Source: World Food Programme Country: China, Niger The contribution will help stabilize the nutrition situation of children through prevention programmes targeting more than 16,000 under 2 years old, who are are the first victims of the conflict.Niamey – The people of China made a much-needed contribution of $1 ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Boko Haram: Journey from Evil

Research Event 8 Nov 2017 - 17:00 to 19:00Add to CalendariCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo Amanda Bennett, Director, Voice of AmericaBeth Mendelson, Senior Executive Producer, Voice of AmericaIbrahim Alfa Ahmed, Web Editor, Voice of America HausaChair: Elizabeth Donnelly, Deputy Head and Research Fellow, Africa Programme, ...

- Chatham House - UK

Girls Kidnapped by Boko Haram Share Their Stories at UN

Expand Joy Bishara is seated next to Inigo Lambertini, Ambassador Deputy PR of Italy to the United Nations, during a special Arria formula briefing' about attacks on schools and education at the United Nations, October 13, 2017. © 2017 Italy UN Only the slight buzz of translation through diplomats' headphones could be ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

Girls Kidnapped by Boko Haram Share Their Stories at UN

Expand Three girls who escaped after Boko Haram's abduction of 276 girls at Chibok secondary school on April 14, 2014. More than 200 girls remain missing.' ©2014 Samer Muscati/Human Rights Watch Only the slight buzz of translation through diplomats' headphones could be heard as Joy Bishara, now 21, described the night in ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

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