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Africa's God Wars
Africa's God Wars
World Wakes Up to Possible Atrocities Imminent in Burundi

U.N. leaders warn that broad ethnic violence may be imminent.

Africa's God Wars
Pope Turns Attention to “God Wars”

Pope visits the Central African Republic. Other Western leaders should take note of what he said there.

Africa's God Wars
African Jihadi Movements Are an International Issue

Jihadism in Africa, like Ebola in Africa, isn’t just a local issue. It requires an international response.

Africa's God Wars
Boko Haram to Buhari: Come And Get Us

A brutal series of massacres by Boko Haram has left more than 150 dead in northeastern Nigeria this week.

Africa's God Wars
Boko Haram Carving Out Its Own ISIS-Style State In Nigeria

The Nigerian Islamist group is rapidly approaching a point where, like ISIS, it becomes a territory-owning statelet with a conventional army.

Africa's God Wars
Nigerian President Asks for $1 Billion Loan to Fight Islamists

President Goodluck Jonathan is calling for greater funding to combat Boko Haram. Even if he is successful, however, money may not be enough.

Africa's God Wars
Nigerian Terror Threat Spreads South

Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for bombings yesterday in the port city of Lagos, in Nigeria’s Christian, oil-rich south.

Africa's God Wars
Boko Haram Strikes Churches in Nigeria

Boko Haram Islamists continued their rampage across Nigeria, burning churches and killing dozens on Sunday.

Africa's God Wars
16 Dead in CAR Hospital Shooting

Fresh violence in the Central African Republic leaves 16 dead as the God Wars continue to wreak havoc throughout Africa.

Africa's God Wars
Up to 100 Teenage Schoolgirls Kidnapped in Nigeria

The Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram allegedly conducted the abductions on the same day that a massive bomb also rocked the nation’s capital.

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