New video: Shows missing Nigeria schoolgirls


ABUJA, Nigeria — More than 100 of the Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped a month ago are shown dressed in full-length, black veils in a video released Monday by the radical Islamist group Boko Haram.

The authenticity of the 17-minute video, released to French newswire Agence France Presse and the Associated Press, has not been confirmed, and it is not clear when the footage was taken. It shows the girls – about half the number of students still missing – praying in hijabs at an undisclosed location.

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