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    Religious Tolerance in Nigeria

    Sultan of Sokoto Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, the spiritual leader of the Muslim community in Nigeria, talked about challenges facing his nation. Topics included…

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    State Department Daily Briefing

    John Kirby briefed reporters and responded to their questions on a variety of international topics, including efforts by some lawmakers to halt the flow of Syrian refugees to the U.S., as…

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    Combating Boko Haram

    A State Department’s expert on Boko Haram and a Voice of America journalist talked about U.S.-led strategy to defeat the Islamist terror group that operates in Nigeria, Chad, Niger,…

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    U.S.-Nigeria Trade Relations

    Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari delivered a keynote speech during a dinner at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He talked about his nation’s trade relationship with economic…

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Josh Earnest briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of issues. He said he agreed with Senator John McCain that after his remarks about Senator McCain on July 18,…

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    U.S.-Nigeria Relations

    President Obama and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari sppkek to reporters before a meeting at the White House. They spoke about relations between the two countries and cooperation on…

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Josh Earnest briefed reporters and responded to their questions on a variety of topics including the easing of restriction on U.S. travel to Cuba, the Nigerian terror network Boko Haram,…

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    U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, Energy Ministers

    Energy ministers from Nigeria and Democratic Republic of the Congo talked about the power supply and investment opportunities in their countries and answered audience members' questions.…

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    Boko Haram and Nigerian Schoolgirls Abduction

    State and Defense Department officials testified on the threat of Boko Haram in the wake of the militant Islamist group’s abduction of 276 Nigerian schoolgirls. Sarah Sewell…

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    Representatives on Abduction of Nigerian Girls

    Members of the House of Representatives spoke on the House floor about the abduction of Nigerian school girls by the Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram.

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    Militant Islam in Africa

    Witnesses testified at a Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on African Affairs hearing about U.S. policy following the abduction of Nigerian schoolgirls by the Islamist militant group…

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    Kidnapped Nigerian School Girls

    Former Ambassador John Campbell talked about the search for a group of Nigerian school girls kidnapped by the Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram. Topics included the international…

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    Boko Haram and Nigeria

    Panelists talked about attacks by the Nigeria-based terrorist group Boko Haram and steps that can be taken by the international community to stop extremist violence. Deborah Peters, a…

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    Weekly Presidential Address

    First lady Michelle Obama delivered the weekly presidential address. She honored all mothers on the upcoming Mother’s Day and talked about the terrorist kidnapping of more than…

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    Representatives Boehner, Pelosi, and Cantor on Nigerian Kidnappings

    Before the last House vote the day, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (C-CA), and Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) held a colloquy about congressional action in response to the kidnappings of…

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    State Department Daily Briefing

    Jen Psaki briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of international issues. Topics included tensions in Ukraine, the creation of a House select committee on Benghazi,…

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    Defense Department Daily Briefing

    Rear Admiral John Kirby briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of issues. He said that the “inter-disciplinary cell” comprised of people from the FBI,…

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    Nicole Lee on Kidnapped Nigerian School Girls

    Nicole Lee talked about U.S. efforts to aide in the search for Nigerian school girls kidnapped in April 2014 by Boko Haram, a Nigerian Islamist group designated by the U.S. State Department…

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    John Campbell on Kidnapped Nigerian School Girls

    Former U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria John Campbell talked about U.S. efforts to aide in the search for Nigerian school girls kidnapped in April 2014 by Boko Haram, a Nigerian Islamist group…

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    Question Time

    Prime Minister David Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the opposition on a range of issues. Prime Minister Cameron called the kidnapping of 300 Nigerian…

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