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JUST IN: Nigerian Government Illegal Treatment of Shia El Zakzaky Recalls That of Boko Haram – US Ambassador John Campbell

LONDON. Largely overlooked by the Western media, there is an escalating conflict between Nigeria’s Shia minority, some of whom are organized into the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), and Nigeria’s secular government. The current focus is eight charges of murder brought by Kaduna state against IMN leader Ibrahim el-Zakzaky, whom the government has detained for two years without charge. Complicating the issue is

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