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Nigerians split on how to recover girls

Posted: May 28, 2014 at 5:21 a.m.

Nigeria's military chiefs and the president appear split over how to free nearly 300 schoolgirls abducted by Islamic extremists, people familiar with the situation said, because the military said use of force endangers the hostages and the president reportedly ruled out a prisoner-hostage swap.

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