IS accepts Boko Haram pledge of allegiance
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IS accepts Boko Haram pledge of allegiance

BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants have accepted a pledge of allegiance by the Nigerian-grown Boko Haram extremist group, a spokesman for the Islamic State movement said Thursday. The development comes as both movements, which are among the most ruthless in the world, are under increasing military pressure. The Islamic State seized much of northern … Continue reading