In Nigeria, entered into force on curfew. Night no one has the right to go outside. Maiduguri - a city in North-Eastern Nigeria. The city is located in the heart of the battle, the Nigerian army against the radical group.
In Maiduguri keep young girls as suicide bombers. First, they are forced to marry, and then raped. After torture, they choose death. And yet, despite the threat of a terrorist attack, Maiduguri has become a beacon. Oasis in the North-East of Nigeria, where the civilian joint task force is working to protect its residents. Today, an estimated 2.5 million people have been displaced in the North-East of the country and the camp in the city became a refuge for more than a million people who were left homeless.
The Nigerian government has been condemned by critics both at home and abroad for its ineffective response to the mass kidnapping. CNN joined the Nigerian army. The reporters tell how the troops were patrolling the area to the East and West of Maiduguri, close to the front line in the forest. The heat was relentless. We saw abandoned villages. Terrorists burned and demolished entire cities.
Nigeria cooperated closely with the United States, operations are performed on the basis of aerial reconnaissance, which they provided. This led to the clearing of Eastern forests and some promising victories, says major-General of the Nigerian army. Last month the Nigerian army took the camp of the group "Boko Haram" in the woods in Alagarno. Troops need more international support.
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