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U.S. Department of State News: Statement on the Continued Success of Operations to Defeat ISIS in Syria

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: We congratulate the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on their successful operations to liberate al-Dashisha, Syria, from the scourge of ISIS. Dashisha since 2013 has been a key stronghold and transit route for ISIS fighters, weapons, and suicide bombers between Syria and Iraq. The SDF … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Statement on the Continued Success of Operations to Defeat ISIS in Syria

U.S. Department of State News: Meeting of Foreign Ministers of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS at NATO HQ

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg hosted a meeting with the foreign ministers of select members of the Coalition to Defeat ISIS on the sidelines of the NATO Summit on July 12. The Coalition recognized the extraordinary … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Meeting of Foreign Ministers of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS at NATO HQ

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Prime Minister of Iraq Haider al-Abadi in Brussels on the sidelines of the NATO Summit.  The Secretary reaffirmed U.S. support for the Iraqi people and our common … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi