Nigerian Catholics address reasons behind ongoing violence

(The Catholic World Report).

Year after year, Islamic extremists in Nigeria have been perpetrating massacres. And, year after year, major media outlets in the West tend to frame these incidents as general banditry or climate change-related land struggles between largely Muslim herders and largely Christian farmers.

However, a series of murderous attacks on Nigerian Christians over the Christmas 2023 holiday left virtually no doubt as to the presence of religious motivation.

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