Terrorism in West Africa is evolving into a more regional phenomenon.
Today's meeting between Obama and Muhammadu Buhari is an opportunity for a reset.
Here are four things the US needs to do to further support Nigeria in the wake of elections.
The country holds elections on Saturday, and the stakes have never been higher.
The country faces both an upcoming election and Boko Haram.
It is high time the US and its allies give this burgeoning problem the attention it deserves.
Obama said there would be "setbacks" in the fight but defended his overall strategy.
The U.S. cannot afford to intercede in each global conflict.
We need to rethink our assumptions about counterterrorism assistance.
“This is one of those terribly difficult decisions," the New York lawmaker said.
Jay Carney said the U.S. is "doing what we can" to help in schoolgirls' release.
A look at several common trends affecting the continent in the new year.
The Nigerian military says scores of Boko Haram terrorists were killed.
The peaceful transition promised by Nigeria's outgoing president is a milestone.
War is already raging, right now, all over the world.
It's time to roll up our sleeves and work together to defeat terrorism.
Worldwide, we see that young people are not being protected by their governments.
Twin statements came on six-month anniversary of kidnapping of hundreds of girls.
A high-level security source confirmed the escape, AFP reports.
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"We will never release them until our brethren are released," Abubakar Shekau says.
Kerry said the U.S. stands with people of northern Nigeria after deadly week.