Official: Nigerian Government Rules Out Swapping Islamic Militants For Nearly 300 Kidnapped Schoolgirls
Nigeria’s government is ruling out an exchange of more than 270 kidnapped schoolgirls for detained Islamic militants, Britain’s top official for Africa said Wednesday.
Michelle Obama on Saturday criticized the kidnapping of scores of Nigerian schoolgirls as an “unconscionable act” carried out by a terrorist group she said is determined to keep them from getting an education — “or grown men attempting to snuff out the aspirations of young girls.”
British security experts have joined Nigerian and American forces trying to rescue the 276 schoolgirls being held captive by Islamic extremists.
Report: Clinton’s State Department Refused To List Group That Kidnapped Nearly 300 Teen Girls Terrorists
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton called the kidnapping of nearly 300 girls in Nigeria by an Islamic extremist group an “act of terrorism” and accused the Nigerian government on Wednesday of being “somewhat derelict” in protecting its people.
Muslim organizations representing the Washington area are calling for the release of nearly 300 schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria.
Obama: ‘We’re Going To Have To Really Tackle’ Islamic Extremist Group That Kidnapped Nearly 300 Teen Girls In Nigeria
President Barack Obama said Tuesday that the U.S. would do everything possible to help Nigeria find nearly 300 teenage girls missing since they were kidnapped from school three weeks ago by an Islamic extremist group that has threatened to sell them.
In a video, leader of Boko Haram says the teenage girls will “remain slaves” to be sold.
The number of kidnapped schoolgirls missing in Nigeria has risen to 276, up by more than 30 from what police said before.
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