US sending security team to Nigeria to help with search

US Secretary of State John Kerry said the United States has offered Nigeria support in its search for more than 200 girls kidnapped in Nigeria.

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On behalf of #POTUS spoke w/ #Nigeria’s Pres GJ earlier. US will send security team to help #BringBackOurGirls safely http://t.co/HUhXmc3uHw

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Kerry said the US Embassy in Abuja will form a "coordination cell" that will provide expertise on intelligence, investigation and hostage negotiations, while also helping to facilitate information sharing and victim assistance.

He said he spoke with Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan earlier that day, who accepted the offer.

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