U.S. President Barack Obama delivers opening remarks during the first plenary session of the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington April 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst(reuters_tickers)
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Friday at the conclusion of a nuclear security summit that he had invited the participating nations to work on improving intelligence-sharing to prevent terrorist attacks.
"At our session on ISIL this afternoon there was widespread agreement that defeating terrorist groups like ISIL requires more information sharing," Obama told a news conference, using an acronym for the militant group Islamic State.
(Reporting by Roberta Rampton; Writing by Eric Beech; Editing by James Dalgleish)