Six hundred schools have decided to close as the government struggles to deal with the crisis.
The thief chose the worst possible target when he tried to snatch a gold chain from a government agent.
Authorities initially denied that the girls had been kidnapped, saying they were just hiding from the jihadis.
The violence came as Amnesty International released a report saying that the number of internally displaced people in Afghanistan has doubled in the last three years.
VICE News visited northeast Nigeria where thousands of children have completely disappeared, with their fates undocumented and their parents uncertain if they'd even accept them back.
A new report exposes the organized criminal networks that traffic migrants along the dangerous Horn of Africa-Europe route.
Chad sent a convoy of 400 armored vehicles and several combat helicopters to neighboring Cameroon, where at least 24 people abducted by Boko Haram were freed Monday.
If North Korea follows through, Japan said it would consider loosening sanctions. There was even the discussion of humanitarian aid.
Nothing piques your interest in a presidential election than having been abducted by one of the candidates.
Some 7,000 people among the 8 million inhabitants of Honduras can expect to be murdered.
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