Beyond Paris: Terror Attacks In Lebanon And Nigeria

The world is on edge after terrorist attacks in several different nations. So what tragedies are unfolding beyond the Paris attacks?

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Paris attacks: Who were the victims?
“Information about the 129 Paris terror victims took time to emerge but the French authorities said on 18 November, nearly a week after the attacks, that all the bodies had been identified.”

Analysis: Just as innocent – comparing Beirut and Paris
“But what was perhaps even more disturbing than the omission of the Beirut attacks from the international stage of outrage was the number of Western news reports that sought to categorise Lebanese victims rather than mourn them.”

Blast at market in northeastern Nigeria’s Yola kills 32
“Suspected Boko Haram militants have carried out attacks in neighboring Chad, Niger and Cameroon in recent weeks but have not struck northeastern Nigeria since late October when bombings in Yola and Maiduguri left at least 37 people dead.”

People #PrayForNigeria After Terror Attack Kills 32, Injures 80
“Similar to the hashtag used after the massacre in Paris, #PrayForParis, people on social media are showing their support for the victims of the attack by using the hashtag#PrayForNigeria and adding a Nigerian flag filter over their profile pictures.”

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