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Nigerian soldiers during the inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari, Abuja, May 29, 2015 (AP photo by Sunday Alamba).

In Partnering With Nigeria’s Abusive Military, the U.S. Is Giving Boko Haram a Lifeline

Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017

Editor’s note: This article is adapted from Hilary Matfess’ book “Women and the War on Boko Haram,” which will be published by Zed Books in November.

Early one Friday morning this past August, the United Nations compound and guesthouse in Maiduguri, the largest city in northeast Nigeria, was targeted in a raid. ...

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