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Freedom for the World’s Most Famous Hostages Came at a Heavy Price

The fate of the Chibok schoolgirls sparked a social-media sensation, a global manhunt and a secret negotiation. At the center of the deal, which has been largely unreported, was a payment of €3 million, which revitalized the fortunes of the militant group and sparked a new wave of suicide bombings.   May 6, 2017 The […]