Focus on Nigeria: The Baga Massacre – Boko Haram Islamic Terrorists Control 6 Times More Territory Than ISIS

The rapid expansion of territory seized by jihadist groups is one of the worst geo-political developments in recent years.

Boko Haram in Nigeria, the Islamic State (Isis) in Syria and Iraq and the Afghan Taliban have all violently brought land under their control…

…Boko Haram, an armed radical Islamist group whose name translates as “Western education is forbidden”, is murdering and pillaging its way across Nigeria. Its reach also touches border countries, such as Cameroon, Niger and Chad.

In the latest deadly assault, over 2,000 innocent Nigerians were slaughtered – including pregnant women and children – as Boko Haram razed entire towns to the ground.

The group, thought to be led by Abubakar Shekau, is also known for kidnapping schoolgirls and forcing them into marriage with their fighters, as well as using child soldiers…

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Plus coverage at The Daily Mail.