Amanpour and Company

The True Story Behind the "Bring Back Our Girls" Movement

Clip: 03/25/2021 | 2m 43s | Video has closed captioning.

Africa's terrorist group Boko Haram is responsible for hundreds of kidnappings -- even since the stunning 2014 abduction of nearly 300 Chibok schoolgirls. Everyone from Michelle Obama to Malala Yousafzai got involved in the hashtag campaign to "Bring Back Our Girls" -- a slogan that now is the title of a new book by Joe Parkinson, a definitive account of the incident and its aftermath.

Aired: 03/25/21

Rating: NR

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