Difference between revisions of "Boko Haram"

From Wikispooks
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (add link)
m (Text replacement - "|constitues=" to "|constitutes=")
 
(10 intermediate revisions by 3 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 +
{{group
 +
|constitutes=Islamic terrorism
 +
|wikipedia=https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boko_Haram
 +
|headquarters=Gwoza, Borno, Nigeria Sambisa Forest, Nigeria Marte, Nigeria
 +
|num_staff=7000-10000
 +
|founders=Mohammed Yusuf
 +
}}
 +
'''Boko Haram''' is an organisation established in [[Nigeria]], [[Cameroon]] and [[Niger]] that promotes a version of [[Islam]] which makes it "haram", or forbidden, for Muslims to take part in any political or social activity associated with Western society.
 +
 +
The United State government designated Boko Haram as a ''terrorist organisation'' on 13 November 2013 <ref>[http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/us/US-blacklists-Nigerias-Boko-Haram-as-terror-group/articleshow/25722039.cms US blacklists Nigeria's Boko Haram as terror group] - Times of India 14 November 2013</ref>
 +
{{SMWDocs}}
 +
==References==
 +
<references/>
 
{{Stub}}
 
{{Stub}}
 
An organisation established in Nigeria, Cameroon and Niger that promotes a version of Islam which makes it "haram", or forbidden, for Muslims to take part in any political or social activity associated with Western society.
 
 
==See Also==
 
*[[Document:Who pulls Boko Haram’s strings?]] - An RT interview with [[Keith Harmon-Snow]]
 
 
[[Category:Nigeria]]
 

Latest revision as of 15:00, 29 March 2022

Group.png Boko Haram  
(Islamic terrorism)Rdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
FounderMohammed Yusuf
HeadquartersGwoza, Borno, Nigeria Sambisa Forest, Nigeria Marte, Nigeria
Staff7,000-10,000

Boko Haram is an organisation established in Nigeria, Cameroon and Niger that promotes a version of Islam which makes it "haram", or forbidden, for Muslims to take part in any political or social activity associated with Western society.

The United State government designated Boko Haram as a terrorist organisation on 13 November 2013 [1]

 

Related Document

TitleTypePublication dateAuthor(s)Description
Document:Who pulls Boko Haram’s strings?interview16 July 2013Keith Harmon-SnowKeith Harmon-Snow interviewed by Voice of Russia about Boko Haram and the beneficiaries of their activities


References

  1. US blacklists Nigeria's Boko Haram as terror group - Times of India 14 November 2013


57px-Notepad icon.png This is a page stub. Please add to it.