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  • Is Nigeria's Boko Haram moving toward governing?

    Boko Haram appears to be focusing on the acquisition of territory, and it's moving in the direction of providing services, especially security, for residents in the territories it controls. But will residents who fled the extremist group really return? 

November 23, 2014

Photos of the weekend

Fascists and far right supporters rise their right arm saluting as they remember former Spanish Dictator Francisco Franco on the 39th anniversary of his death, in Madrid, Spain, Sunday.

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