Video shows Nigerian abuse

Group accuses military of inflicting violence on civilians

Posted: August 5, 2014 at 3:28 a.m.

LAGOS, Nigeria -- Graphic new video footage from northeastern Nigeria shows the country's military carrying out abuses against civilians as part of its fight against the Islamic extremists of Boko Haram, Amnesty International said today.

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