Abu Masab Al-Barnawi leader of terror outfit Boko Haram says that his organization will start targeting Christians in Nigeria as he declared to kill all Christians and blow up every church across Nigeria. In an interview to an international newspaper, he claimed his outfit’s mission was to fight against apostate and crusaders.
In his statement, Boko Haram leader accused the Western world of trying to Christianize Africa. He claimed that west was doing so with the help of charity groups operating. “They (West) strongly seek to Christianize the society. They exploit the condition of those who are displaced under the raging war, providing them with food and shelter and then Christianizing their children,” he said.
According to United Nations Commission of International annual report 2016, recommends that the Secretary of State re-designate the following nine countries should be listed among TIER 1 countries of particular concern. These countries included Burma, China, Eritrea, Iran, North Korea, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.
USCIRF report also highlighted that eight other countries should be included in the list of Countries of Particular Concern including Nigeria. Other countries included Central African Republic, Egypt, Iraq, Nigeria, Pakistan, Syria, Tajikistan, and Vietnam.