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Schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram seen in new video

A video appearing to show the Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Islamist group Boko Haram has emerged - two years after they were taken captive.

The footage shows 15 girls in black robes identifying themselves as the pupils abducted from school.

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Kidnapped Nigerian girls appear in new 'proof of life' video

Fifteen of the 219 Chibok schoolgirls, missing since being abducted by Boko Haram two years ago, have appeared in a new video released by their kidnappers as 'proof of life'.

Lined up for the camera the girls confirm their names in the footage which is believed to have been recorded on Christmas day last year and is being used as part of negotiations between Boko Haram and the Nigerian government.

  • Video report by ITV News' International Affairs Editor Rageh Omaar.

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