Latest News Wires International summit weighs sanctions on Boko Haram

Intelligence officials from the United Sates, Europe, and Africa gathered in Paris Saturday to hammer out a plan to rescue the 276 Nigerian schoolgirls being held hostage by Boko Haram.

By , Associated Press

Boko Haram has ample funds, highly sophisticated weaponry and advanced training with some of the world's most experienced terrorists, the French president said Saturday as he and African leaders grappled with how to combat the Islamic extremist group whose reach extends to five countries.