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Fearful parents seek kidnapped daughters' faces in Boko Haram video
Fearful parents seek kidnapped daughters' faces in Boko Haram video

Nigerian parents of more than 200 girls kidnapped by Boko Haram desperately scanned a video Tuesday released by the Islamist group in search of their daughters' faces. One mother recognized her child; many others did not. U.S. aircraft began flying missions over northeastern Nigeria trying to trace the girls, according to the Associate Press. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan asked parliament to extend a state of emergency in the area. Nigeria has been grappling for years without success with the insurgents, who seek to impose sharia law in the country's northeast. Nigerian media reported that some parents raised doubts about the video released by the insurgents on Monday,...

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