Boko Haram - Bio, News, Photos - Washington Times
Skip to content

Boko Haram

Latest Stories

Nigeria Kidnapped Girls.JPEG-a05b6.jpg

Nigeria Kidnapped Girls.JPEG-a05b6.jpg

In this July 30, 2015, file photo, women and children rescued by Nigerian soldiers from the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram in the northeast of Nigeria arrive at the military office in Maiduguri, Nigeria. A video appearing to show proof of life of some of Nigeria's kidnapped Chibok girls was aired, Wednesday, April 13, 2016, along with images of tearful parents recognizing their daughters, unheard of since the mass abduction by the Boko Haram two years ago. (AP Photo/Jossy Ola, File)

98d125adf79f8513750f6a706700a574.jpg

98d125adf79f8513750f6a706700a574.jpg

Women and children rescued by Nigerian soldiers from Boko Haram extremists at Sambisa Forest wait for treatment at at a refugee camp in Yola, Nigeria Monday, May 4, 2015. Even with the crackle of gunfire signaling rescuers were near, the horrors did not end: Boko Haram fighters stoned captives to death, some girls and women were crushed by an armored car and three died when a land mine exploded as they walked to freedom. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)

France Boko Haram.JPEG-046c5.jpg

France Boko Haram.JPEG-046c5.jpg

Men hold a banner during a gathering at the Trocadero place, in Paris, Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015 to protest against extremist Islamic group Boko Haram after a large-scale attack in Baga, where as many as 2,000 people were massacred in a raid on January 7, 2015. Cameroon, Chad and Niger have launched a regional bid to combat the Boko Haram. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

Nigeria Violence.JPEG-0e7b9.jpg

Nigeria Violence.JPEG-0e7b9.jpg

Recent attacks by jihadist terror organization Boko Haram left up to 2,000 dead in the northern Nigerian town of Baga. Above: In a 2013 photo, a young girl stands amid the burned ruins of Baga. (AP Photo Haruna Umar file )

12232014_ap926420258920-58201.jpg

12232014_ap926420258920-58201.jpg

A coalition of women's groups stage a protest in Nigeria, demanding the release of the hundreds of schoolgirls abducted in Nigeria by the Muslim extremist group Boko Haram. More than 200 days later, the missing girls have faded from public attention. (Associated Press)

2_boko-haram_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

2_boko-haram_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Boko Haram, the Nigerian jihadist group responsible for kidnapping 223 schoolgirls in April, issued a new video Saturday mocking the #BringBackOurGirls social media campaign. (AFP)

boko-haram_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

boko-haram_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Boko Haram, the Nigerian jihadist group responsible for kidnapping 223 schoolgirls in April, issued a new video Saturday mocking the #BringBackOurGirls social media campaign. (AFP)

c13547cc72bb8a13540f6a7067001d7b.jpg

c13547cc72bb8a13540f6a7067001d7b.jpg

The cast of The Expendables 3, from left, Kelsey Grammer, Wesley Snipes, Sylvester Stallone, Ronda Rousey and Mel Gibson hold up banners reading, "Bring back our girls", part of a campaign calling for the release of nearly 300 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls being held by Nigerian Islamic extremist group Boko Haram, as they arrive for the screening of The Homesman at the 67th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Sunday, May 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

France Cannes The Homesman Red Carpet.JPEG-03104.jpg

France Cannes The Homesman Red Carpet.JPEG-03104.jpg

Actor Sylvester Stallone, center, stands with the cast of The Expendables 3, holding up banners reading, "Bring back our girls", part of a campaign calling for the release of nearly 300 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls being held by Nigerian Islamic extremist group Boko Haram, as they arrive for the screening of The Homesman at the 67th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Sunday, May 18, 2014. ((Photo by Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)

a8d43674729c8a13540f6a706700eff2.jpg

a8d43674729c8a13540f6a706700eff2.jpg

From left, the cast of The Expendables Wesley Snipes, Sylvester Stallone, and Mel Gibson hold up banners reading, "Bring back our girls", part of a campaign calling for the release of nearly 300 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls being held by Nigerian Islamic extremist group Boko Haram, as they arrive for the screening of The Homesman at the 67th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Sunday, May 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

25fde67d4e327013540f6a7067007ce6.jpg

25fde67d4e327013540f6a7067007ce6.jpg

Actress Salma Hayek holds up a sign reading "bring back our girls", part of a campaign calling for the release of nearly 300 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls being held by Nigerian Islamic extremist group Boko Haram, as she arrives for the screening of Saint-Laurent at the 67th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

0cd0d0174e3a7013540f6a706700af75.jpg

0cd0d0174e3a7013540f6a706700af75.jpg

Actress Salma Hayek holds up a sign reading "bring back our girls", part of a campaign calling for the release of nearly 300 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls being held by Nigerian Islamic extremist group Boko Haram, as she arrives for the screening of Saint-Laurent at the 67th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Saturday, May 17, 2014.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)