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June 16, 2016
US urges NATO allies to do more against IS
Brussels (AFP) June 15, 2016
US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter on Wednesday urged NATO allies to do more to help the US-led anti-Islamic State coalition finish the job in Iraq and Syria and destroy the jihadi group. NATO defence ministers earlier agreed to extend training of Iraqi troops from Jordan to Iraq itself and to consider deploying AWACS surveillance aircraft. "I would like to see NATO do more," Carter told reporters after ministers met at the alliance HQ in Brussels. "I believe there is still more NATO can do ... read more

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