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Visit to Northern Nigeria Leaves Many Unanswered Questionsi
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June 08, 2013 2:20 AM
For the first time since Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan declared a state of emergency in three northeastern states last month, the Nigerian military has allowed journalists to visit the front lines of its battle with militants known as Boko Haram. But as Heather Murdock reports for VOA, in many ways the trip left many questions unanswered.

Visit to Northern Nigeria Leaves Many Unanswered Questions

Published June 07, 2013

For the first time since Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan declared a state of emergency in three northeastern states last month, the Nigerian military has allowed journalists to visit the front lines of its battle with militants known as Boko Haram. But as Heather Murdock reports for VOA, in many ways the trip left many questions unanswered.


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