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By: Editor | April 27, 2015

 

At least 2,000 women and girls have been abducted by Boko Haram since the start of 2014 and many have been forced into sexual slavery and trained to fight, said Amnesty International on the first anniversary of the abduction of the Chibok school girls.


Based on nearly 200 witness accounts, including 28 with abducted women and girls who escaped captivity, a new 90-page report,   ' Our Job is to Shoot, Slaughter and Kill': Boko Haram’s Reign of Terror , documents multiple war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by Boko Haram, including the killing of at least 5,500 civilians, as it rampaged across north-east Nigeria during 2014 and early 2015.


The Amnesty International report sheds new light on the brutal methods used by the a...