Doron Baga - updates

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Boko Haram wages new Nigeria attacks as Kerry visits

Jan 25, 2015 - 11:41 PM

UPDATED The renewed violence underscores the extent of the difficulties facing Nigeria as the election approaches and also the increasing threat Boko Haram poses for the country s neighbors

AFP file photo of Boko Haram

Boko Haram leader threatens Nigeria's neighbors

Jan 21, 2015 - 11:49 AM

Boko Haram also claims a massive attack feared to be the worst in its 6 year insurgency


Boko Haram 'killed woman in labor' during attack – Amnesty

Jan 15, 2015 - 3:30 PM

Amnesty International says hundreds of people if not more may have been killed in the attack which began on January 3 and is thought to have targeted civilian vigilantes helping the military

DORON BAGA. Before and after infrared (IR) images taken on January 2, 2015 (TOP) and January 7 (bottom) shows the village of Doron Baga - also known as Doro Gowon- on January 2, with densely packed structures and tree cover (seen in red) before the village was razed by Boko Haram on January 7. The attacks left over 3,700 structures damaged or completely destroyed. Other nearby towns and villages were also attacked over this period. AFP PHOTO / DIGITALGLOBE / AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL