FILE: In this file photo taken Wednesday, March. 21, 2012. bodies of suspected members of the radical Islamist sect Boko Haram, are seen in the pick up van at the Bukavu Barracks in, Nigeria, Suspected members of Boko Haram attacked a police headquarters, the home of a senior police officer and set fire to a nearby bank, in Tunun Wade, Nigeria, also stealing police uniforms, and weapons before clashing with the military during their escape, Brig. Gen. Iliyasu Abba told journalists during a briefing Wednesday. Now, Boko Haram seems to be growing ever-stronger, killing more people than ever before and slowly internationalizing their outlook, a possible danger for the rest of West Africa. More than 770 people have been killed in Boko Haram attacks so far this year, according to an Associated Press count, making 2012 the worst year of violence attributed to the group (AP Photos/Salisu Rabiu, File)

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FILE: In this file photo taken Wednesday, March. 21, 2012. bodies of suspected members of the radical Islamist sect Boko Haram, are seen in the pick up van at the  Bukavu Barracks in, Nigeria, Suspected members of Boko Haram attacked a police headquarters, the home of a senior police officer and set fire to a nearby bank, in Tunun Wade, Nigeria, also stealing police uniforms, and weapons before clashing with the military during their escape, Brig. Gen. Iliyasu Abba told journalists during a briefing Wednesday. Now, Boko Haram seems to be growing ever-stronger, killing more people than ever before and slowly internationalizing their outlook, a possible danger for the rest of West Africa. More than 770 people have been killed in Boko Haram attacks so far this year, according to an Associated Press count, making 2012 the worst year of violence attributed to the group (AP Photos/Salisu Rabiu, File)
FILE: In this file photo taken Wednesday, March. 21, 2012. bodies of suspected members of the radical Islamist sect Boko Haram, are seen in the pick up van at the Bukavu Barracks in, Nigeria, Suspected members of Boko Haram attacked a police headquarters, the home of a senior police officer and set fire to a nearby bank, in Tunun Wade, Nigeria, also stealing police uniforms, and weapons before clashing with the military during their escape, Brig. Gen. Iliyasu Abba told journalists during a briefing Wednesday. Now, Boko Haram seems to be growing ever-stronger, killing more people than ever before and slowly internationalizing their outlook, a possible danger for the rest of West Africa. More than 770 people have been killed in Boko Haram attacks so far this year, according to an Associated Press count, making 2012 the worst year of violence attributed to the group (AP Photos/Salisu Rabiu, File)
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