French President Francois Hollande (C) attends the African Security Summit with (LtoR) Cameroon's President Paul Biya, Benin's President Thomas Yayi Boni, Chad's President Idriss Deby, Niger's ... more 
French President Francois Hollande (C) attends the African Security Summit with (LtoR) Cameroon's President Paul Biya, Benin's President Thomas Yayi Boni, Chad's President Idriss Deby, Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou, Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy, Britain's Foreign Secretary William Hague, France's Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian and U.S. Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman at the Elysee Palace in Paris, May 17, 2014. West African leaders meet in Paris on Saturday to try to improve cooperation in their fight against the Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram, which has kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls and threatens to destabilise the wider region. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS) less 
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Sat, May 17, 2014 7:21 AM EDT