Christian Women Abducted and Forced into Marriage with Islamists

ICC Note: Boko Haram, which was finally designated by the US Government as a foreign terrorist organization earlier this week, has been abducting Christian women, forcing their conversion to Islam, and marrying them to Islamist commanders against their will.

11/16/2013 Nigeria (ENCA) - For the past five years Boko Haram has terrorised the local population as they attempt to overthrow the Nigerian government and impose an Islamic state.

The militant group Boko Haram in Nigeria has started abducting Christian women and forcing them to convert to Islam before marrying them off to commanders.

The group has been terrorising the local population for the past five years in an attempt to overthrow the Nigerian government and impose an Islamic state.

Please see the video in the gallery above to hear the harrowing stories of the victims of these abductions.

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