Saturday, 10 January 2015

Again in the news...

...there is uproar, city-wide rallies and massive media coverage about the unfortunate 17x European people who died at the hands of Islamic extremists.

Spare a thought though for the 2000x men, women and children massacered in Nigeria this week, also by Islamic extremists that the mainstream media isn't relentlessly talking about.

'Hundreds of bodies — too many to count — remain strewn in the bush in Nigeria from an Islamic extremist attack that Amnesty International suggested yesterday is the "deadliest massacre" in the history of Boko Haram.

Mike Omeri, the government spokesman on the insurgency, said fighting continued Friday for Baga, a town on the border with Chad where insurgents seized a key military base on Jan. 3 and attacked again on Wednesday.

"Security forces have responded rapidly, and have deployed significant military assets and conducted airstrikes against militant targets," Omeri said in a statement.

District head Baba Abba Hassan said most victims are children, women and elderly people who could not run fast enough when insurgents drove into Baga, firing rocket-propelled grenades and assault rifles on town residents.

"The human carnage perpetrated by Boko Haram terrorists in Baga was enormous," Muhammad Abba Gava, a spokesman for poorly armed civilians in a defense group that fights Boko Haram, told The Associated Press.

He said the civilian fighters gave up on trying to count all the bodies. "No one could attend to the corpses and even the seriously injured ones who may have died by now," Gava said.

An Amnesty International statement said there are reports the town was razed and as many as 2,000 people killed.'

Associated Press

Know the times we are in. Through government and media collusion, fear mongering and manipulation your freedoms are gradually but steadily being taken from you, and right in front of your face too if you are not awake.

Yet another western terrorism event will inevitably be created to increase the powers of the nation's security forces and chop away at your God given liberties and freedoms and make you a prisoner of fear.

Things are shortly going to get much, much worse. Are you getting right with God now or is your plan to leave it until the last minute?

Jesus Christ is the ONLY way out. Choose life.

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