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Boko Haram

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The Islamic State in West Africa, formerly known as Jamā'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihād and commonly known as Boko Haram until March 2015, is a jihadist militant organization based in northeastern Nigeria, also active in Chad, Niger and northern Cameroon.
  • Name 

  • Ideology 

  • History 

  • Campaign of violence 

  • Organization 

  • Response by Nigerian authorities 

  • International responses