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U.S. to help Nigeria search for kidnapped schoolgirls
U.S. to help Nigeria search for kidnapped schoolgirls

The Obama administration plans to send a team of advisors to help Nigerian officials rescue scores of girls abducted from a boarding school last month or negotiate their release, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said Tuesday. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has agreed to accept the assistance, Carney said. He noted that the U.S. offer does not include military resources. President Obama and Secretary of State John F. Kerry are meeting Tuesday to talk about the mass kidnapping and how the international community might help deal with the Islamic militants who took responsibility for carrying it out and now threaten to sell the girls into slavery. More than three weeks after...

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