Boko Haram: satellite images reveal devastation of massacre in Nigeria

Before-and-after photographs show more than 3,100 structures destroyed by fire in villages where hundreds, perhaps thousands, were killed

Same Jones and Monica Mark The Guardian [UK] 15 January 2015

New satellite photographs have laid bare the catastrophic scale of the latest Boko Haram atrocities, which are thought to have left hundreds of people dead and […]

Oil, gas prices in freefall as OPEC reels from US fracking 11/28/2014

Drivers paying less at the pump due to free-falling oil prices can thank the U.S. energy boom for generating shale oil – and weakening OPEC’s ability to keep the cost of a gallon of gas high.

In just a matter of months, the price of a barrel of oil has dropped from more […]

Obama Administration Threatened Nigeria with Sanctions in 2013 for Fighting Boko Haram

Fred Dardick Canada Free Press 5/14/2014

Hillary Clinton wasn’t the only Obama administration official who went to bat for Boko Haram over the past few years.

Soon after John Kerry took over as Secretary of State, the U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, Terence P. McCulley, accused the Nigerian government of butchery during a confrontation with Boko […]

Hillary's State Department Refused to Brand Boko Haram as Terrorists

Under Hillary Clinton, the State Department repeatedly declined to fully go after the terror group responsible for kidnapping hundreds of girls.

Josh Rogin The Daily Beast 5/7/2014

The State Department under Hillary Clinton fought hard against placing the al Qaeda-linked militant group Boko Haram on its official list of foreign terrorist organizations for two years. […]

UK Minister: Violence Threatens Christianity With Extinction in Areas Big Peace 14 Nov 2013

(AFP) Christians are being driven out of some of the religion’s historic heartlands through discrimination and violence, a British government minister warned on Friday.

Sayeeda Warsi, the first Muslim woman to hold cabinet office in Britain, said religious persecution of all faiths “has become a global crisis.”

In an […]

State Dept Offers $10 Million Reward For Kill or Capture Of ‘Enemies Of Islam

Soopermexican via Independent Journal Review 8/12/2013

As with most things his administration does, I’m sure Obama will be shocked when he reads in the newspapers about the State Department declaring a $10 million bounty on the head of what they call an “enemy of Islam.”

From a State Dept Press release:

The United States condemns […]