News Briefs

  3/24/2012, Nisan 1, 5772

Two Terrorist Groups Now Threatening Nigeria

An abduction claim this week by al-Qaeda's North Africa branch of a German hostage in north Nigeria shows the West African nation is now dealing with threats from two terrorist groups. The group known as al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb claimed the January kidnapping of a German engineer in the northern city of Kano.