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Nigeria President, Goodluck Jonathan, left, greets some of the parents of the kidnapped girls from the Chibok government secondary school, in Abuja, Nigeria. Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Boko Haram   Goodluck Jonathan   Nigeria Conflict   Photos   Wikipedia: Chibok schoolgirls kidnapping  
 Al Jazeera 
Nigerian president vows to free missing girls
Wed 23 Jul 2014
President Goodluck Jonathan has met for the first time some of the parents of 219 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls and dozens of classmates who managed to escape from their Boko Haram captors. | Jonatha... (photo: AP)
10th Annual DJ Irie Weekend - BBQ Beach Bash at the National Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida - June 21, 2014
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 Huffington Post 
The World's Top Eco-Friendly Hotels
Mon 21 Jul 2014
Travellers are recognizing the importance of environmental conservation and are increasingly seeking accommodation that supports environmentally friendly and sustainable tourism. Acknowledging this, h... (photo: WN / Aaron Gilbert)
Malala Yousafzai poses for photographs Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, in New York. Yousafzai, was shot by Taliban for her advocating education for girls.  Canberra Times  Mon 14 Jul 2014
Malala Yousafzai vows to help free missing Nigerian girls
Malala Yousafzai has told the international community not to forget about the girls Photo: Getty Images | Pakistani teen Malala Yousafzai, shot in the head by the Taliban after campaigning for the rig... (photo: AP / Frank Franklin II)
Boko Haram   Malala Yousafzai   Nigeria   Photos   Wikipedia: Malala Yousafzai  
The Africans first Nobel Literature Laureate - Nigeria's Wole Soyinka - at the EP, 10 September 2008 at theEuropean Parliament.  Al Jazeera  Sat 12 Jul 2014
Wole Soyinka: 'Islam is not in danger'
He is often called Nigeria's national conscience and Africa's most compelling literary force - Wole Soyinka, the Nigerian poet, playwright and activist. He was the first black African to be honou... (photo: Creative Commons)
Islam   Photos   Terrorism in Nigeria   Wikipedia: Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature in Africa   Wole Soyinka  
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New Delhi, India Gate (originally called the All India War Memorial) The Times Of India Fri 11 Jul 2014
Delhi becomes world's second most populous city: UN report
UNITED NATIONS: Delhi has become the world's second most populous city in 2014 after Tokyo, more than doubling its population since 1990 to 25 million, according to a UN ... (photo: WN / Bhaskar Mallick)
Delhi   Photos   Shanghai   Tokyo   Wikipedia: List of cities proper by population density  
Women attend a demonstration calling on the government to rescue the kidnapped schoolgirls of the Chibok secondary school, in Abuja, Nigeria, Tuesday, May 13, 2014. Canberra Times Mon 7 Jul 2014
Nigerian girls escape Boko Haram, say sources
Abubakar Shekau, leader of Boko Haram, from a video posted by the group. Photo: AP | Maiduguri: More than 60 women and girls abducted last month by suspected Boko Haram m... (photo: AP / Sunday Alamba)
2014 Chibok kidnapping   Bring Back Our Girls   Photos   Terrorism in Nigeria   Wikipedia: Chibok schoolgirl kidnapping  
File - Some of the escaped Kidnapped girls of the government secondary school Chibok, attend a meeting with Borno state governor, Kashim Shettima, in Maiduguri, Nigeria, Monday, June 2, 2014. BBC News Mon 7 Jul 2014
Nigerian women and girls 'escape from Boko Haram'
More than 60 women and girls are reported to have escaped from the Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram, security sources say. | They were among 68 abducted last month near... (photo: AP / Jossy Ola)
Boko Haram   Human Rights   Nigerian Conflict   Photos   Wikipedia: Chibok schoolgirl kidnapping  
File - Nigeria troops man a checkpoint in Maiduguri, Nigeria, Wednesday, Sept, 28. 2011. Security forces have arrested a commander of a radical Muslim sect known as Boko Haram, who allegedly ordered various sectarian killings in the northeastern city. Daily Press Sat 5 Jul 2014
Nigerian army says it has killed 53 Boko Haram fighters
MAIDUGURI Nigeria (Reuters) - Nigeria's military said on Saturday that it had killed 53 fighters from the Islamist Boko Haram group when it repelled an attack on a milita... (photo: AP / Sunday Alamba)
2014 Boko Haram attacks   Chris Olukolade   Photos   Terrorism in Nigeria   Wikipedia: Timeline of Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria  
Smuggled elephant ivory price triples: Conservationists The Times Of India Thu 3 Jul 2014
Smuggled elephant ivory price triples: Conservationists
NAIROBI: The price of ivory taken from African elephants slaughtered for their tusks has tripled in the past four years in China, the world's biggest market, conservation... (photo: WN / Marzena J.)
Animals Rights   Elephants   Photos   Thailand   Wikipedia: Thailand  
Candlenut Tree Xinhua Thu 3 Jul 2014
Nigeria to host int'l economic forum in oil rich state
LAGOS, July 3 (Xinhua) -- Nigeria is fully ready to host an investment and economic forum that will attract global business leaders, a senior local official said Thursday... (photo: WN / Periasamy)
Economy   Investment   Nigeria   Photos   Wikipedia: Nigeria  
Kashmiri Shiite Muslim mourners during a Muharram procession on November 13, 2013 in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian administered Kashmir, India. Hundreds of Shiite Muslim mourners were detained by the Indian police as they tried to take part in the procession. During Muharram, the first month of Islamic lunar calendar, Muslims mourn the slaying of the Prophet Mohammed's grandson Imam Hussain, who was assassinated by his political rivals along with 72 companions in 680 AD in Iran. Shiite Muslims mourn by flagellating themselves with knives and swords. India has banned any processions and similar public gatherings in Kashmir after a rebellion against Indian rule broke out in 1989. Al Jazeera Tue 1 Jul 2014
Poll: Fears over Islamic extremism rising
Fears about Islamic extremism are rising in nations with large Muslim populations from the Middle East to South Asia and support for radical groups is on the slide, accor... (photo: WN / Imran Nissar)
Islam   Islamic extremism   Photos   War in Terror   Wikipedia: Islamic extremism  


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