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Abducted Israeli Teenagers Found Dead

BBC – Three Israeli teenagers who were abducted earlier this month in the West Bank have been found dead.

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Boko Haram Suspected of Kidnapping 20 Women

CNN – Suspected Boko Haram militants kidnapped at least 20 young women over the weekend in northeastern Nigeria, 8 kilometers from a town where more than 200 schoolgirls were taken nearly two months ago, local officials said Monday.

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Boko Haram Deal is Scrapped at the 11th Hour

DAILY MAIL – BOKO HARAM – More than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls held hostage in Nigeria came agonisingly close to freedom before government officials called off a deal to swap them for jailed Islamist terror suspects, The Mail on Sunday has been told.

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US Woman Found 10 Years After Kidnapping

BBC – A 25-year-old woman who went missing 10 years ago in California has told police she was forced to marry her captor and have his child. The unnamed woman in Santa Ana contacted police after finding her sister on Facebook, officers said.

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Africa Leaders Declare War on Boko Haram

BBC – Presidents Goodluck Jonathan and Francois Hollande warned of Boko Haram’s links to other terror organisations; Mr. Hollande has pledged to share intelligence and co-ordinate action against the group.

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Senator McCain Wants U.S Troops to Rescue Nigerian Girls

CNN – Senator John McCain describes the kidnapping of nearly 300 Nigerian girls a crime against humanity and would like to see U.S troops in Nigeria in order to rescue those kidnapped.

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