05/21/2014 09:04 EDT | Updated 07/21/2014 05:59 EDT

Boko Haram: Nigerian teen talks to U.S. Congress about family's slaying

A 15-year-old Nigerian girl whose father and brother were killed by the militant group Boko Haram will speak to members of U.S. Congress today to recount her experience.

Deborah Peters is originally from the village of Chibok, Nigeria, the town where nearly 300 schoolgirls were abducted by the group.

Her father and brother were killed by Boko Haram in their home in 2011.

Watch her address LIVE above. 

- On mobile? Watch Peters's address here.