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Attacks continue after Nigeria's truce with Boko Haram militants
Attacks continue after Nigeria's truce with Boko Haram militants

Nigeria's week-old cease-fire with the militant group Boko Haram is in doubt, with dozens more women and children abducted and other near-daily attacks by insurgents. The fate of 219 schoolgirls abducted in April from the town of Chibok remains unclear, as does that of hundreds of other women and girls kidnapped in smaller groups in the region. Militants abducted about 40 women from the village of Gavva four days ago, said Michael Yohanna, a local government official from the nearby town of Gwoza. In the same attack, 26 people were killed, he said. Yohanna said attacks had continued unabated after Nigeria's military announced the cease-fire deal Oct. 17. Boko Haram has...

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