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Nigeria’s Boko Haram Leader Dead, Islamic State West African Province Says

Boko Haram has not yet officially commented on the death of their leader. (Representational) Abuja: Boko Haram’s leader Abubakar Shekau killed himself in a fight against rival jihadist fighters from the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) according to audio AFP obtained from the group Sunday, two weeks after reports emerged that he had died. […]

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German Conservatives Appear to Lead in Last State Election Before National Vote

BERLIN — Voters in the eastern German state of Saxony-Anhalt appeared in a Sunday vote to support a return of the ruling conservatives, which made strong gains in a contest that had been closely watched for signs of a far-right party’s strength months ahead of a national election. Initial partial returns suggested that the conservative […]