UN calls for punishment of terrorist group Boko Haram, demands release of kidnapped girls

  • by: EDITH M. LEDERER , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 9, 2014 - 5:15 PM

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council called Friday for the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram to be held accountable for what may amount to crimes against humanity and hinted at sanctions against the Islamist extremists.

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