ABSTRACT

Serial No. 113-114: The Continuing Threat of Boko Haram, Joint Hearing Before the Subcomittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, First Session, November 13, 2013   [open pdf - 3MB]

This is the February 4, 2014 hearing, "The Continuing Threat of Boko Haram" before the Subcomittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. From the opening statement of Christopher H. Smith: "Nigeria is one of the United States' main Africa trading partners and good friend, ally, and a major economic and political force beyond, even the African continent. Unfortunately, it continues to be plagued by terrorist forces whose reach extends beyond the borders of that country. Today's hearing is intended to examine the extent to which the organization known as Boko Haram and its affiliates pose a threat to Nigeria, and the region, as well as the United States and the rest of the international community. Statements, letters, and other materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Emmanuel Ogebe, Habila Adamu, Jacob Zenn, and Guy Nkem Nzeribe.

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Serial No. 113-114; Serial Number 113-114
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2014
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Public Domain
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