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US labels Boko Haram leaders ‘Global Terrorists’

The United States today formally declared leader of the Jama’atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda’awati Wal-Jihad, (commonly referred to as Boko Haram), Abubakar Shekau, alongside two of his lieutenants as Specially Designated Global Terrorists. According to a statement issued by the US Department of State, “Abubakar Shekau, Abubakar Adam Kambar, and Khalid al-Barnawi where Specially Designated Global