September 26, 2018

Barack and I see our own daughters in Nigeria schoolgirls- Michelle Obama

Barack and I see our own daughters in Nigeria schoolgirls- Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama
Source: http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/image/first_lady_portrait_hires.jpg

Michelle Obama has taken the rare step of delivering her husband’s weekly video address to express outrage over the plight of more than 250 schoolgirls kidnapped by Islamist militants in Nigeria.

The US first lady began the address, which is broadcast on radio and uploaded to YouTube, by wishing Americans a happy Mother’s Day, before saying: “Like millions of people across the globe, my husband and I are outraged and heartbroken over the kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian girls from their school dormitory in the middle of the night.

“This unconscionable act was committed by a terrorist group determined to keep these girls from getting an education – grown men attempting to snuff out the aspirations of young girls.”

Read more: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/may/10/michelle-obama-nigeria-schoolgirls-kidnapping-boko-haram

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