Urgent Search Underway for School Girls Kidnapped in Nigeria

Allegations that Nigerian authorities were warned an attack was coming but did not act to protect the girls.
1:34 | 05/09/14

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20 pro-russian forces. And now, a new twist in the missing girls story. The Nigerian government was warned, but nothing was done. We're in search of answers. Reporter: We know many of their names, hundreds of them. The missing. And as if the mass kidnapping of these schoolgirls isn't disturbing enough, now the accusation, Nigeria knew the attack was coming. Amnesty international says it found Nigerian officials were warned repeatedly that armed militants were targeting the school tonight, the military describes the questions as unfortunate and untrue. Today, we tracked down the finance minister. I'm tired of the same story. Reporter: I'm sure you are, but it's an important story. Can you tell us what the government is doing? We don't know. Are you talking directly to boko harm? Sorry, I have a meeting. Reporter: At the mosque today, Friday prayers were for peace. Everyone hopeful that the girls will come home safely. But almost a month after the abduction, prayer is almost all you can do. And tonight, more news over the battle over the L.A.

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