Nigeria Releases 223 Children Cleared of Ties With Boko Haram

At least 223 children, including 10 girls, have been cleared of having links with armed militants, the UN Children's Fund has said. Some have been missing for up to five years, and will enter a program that will help them reintegrate into their communities, reconnect with families, and create new lives and livelihoods.

Nigerian soldiers (file photo).

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