Boko Haram: Haunts kids, 'I wish I could also have died'

b_179_129_16777215_00_images_AFR150315aa001.jpegBAGA SOLA, Chad — Memories of Boko Haram's murderous spree in his Nigerian hometown haunt Tom Gowon, 9, as he sits on a patch of grass at a refugee camp, sipping steaming porridge from a plastic mug.

"I was lucky because I was not killed," said Gowon, recalling the assault on Baga, Nigeria, in early January. "But they shot and killed my father. My mother was kidnapped by the militants."

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