Imperialists Host Conference on Nigerian Security in Paris
French President Francois Hollande (C) with (LtoR) Britain’s Foreign Secretary William Hague, Niger’s President Mahamadou Issoufou, Chad’s President Idriss Deby, Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, Cameroon’s President Paul Biya, Benin’s President Thomas Yayi Boni, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy and U.S. Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman during a meeting 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.
Reports of mutinies within the army mount while tensions escalate