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Boko Haram 'to sell abducted girls'

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Boko Haram on Monday claimed the abduction of hundreds of schoolgirls in northern Nigeria that has triggered international outrage, threatening to sell them as "slaves". 

A woman in Lagos on May 5, 2014 carries a placard to press for the release of the missing Chibok school girls

"I abducted your girls," the Islamist group's leader Abubakar Shekau said in the 57-minute video obtained by AFP, referring to the 276 students kidnapped from their boarding school in Chibok, Borno state, three weeks ago.

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