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Hundreds of people gathered at Union Square in New York City on May 3 to demand the release of some 230 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram insurgents in Nigeria. The government has come under severe criticism for failing to rescue the young women amid a wave of bombings and shootings by the nominally Ismanist rebels. The New York rally was part of an international day of action to rescue the girls, whose plight has gotten only sparse attention in the press

 

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Taken on May 3, 2014