Coalition of Anti – ISIS : Discuss Foreign Militant Threats
London , Foreign ministersof the international coalition against the ISIS group , gathered in London , England to hold a meeting . The threat of foreign militants who are members of ISIS become the focus of the talks.
US Secretary of State John Kerry and British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond to host a meeting involving 21 countries working together to face the ISIS group in Syria and Iraq . This is the first time an international coalition of anti – ISIS met after the attacks in Paris , France that killed 17 people .
” The terrorists want to divide us , but in fact , their actions actually have the opposite effect , they unite us … with a stronger will , greater resolution in order to complete the job . And that’s what we will discuss in London , ” Kerry said as quoted by AFP on Thursday ( 01/22/2015 ) .
A US State Department official said , the foreign fighters would be ” real focus ” in this meeting . The working group consisting of experts will be formed in this meeting in order to share information to prevent militants traveling abroad .
The attack on the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo offices and Jewish supermarket in Paris a few days ago , the raises concerns about the danger posed by jihadis trained , who returned to their homeland after fighting with ISIS in Iraq and Syria .
Previously, the European police agency , Europol estimates , about 5 thousand EU citizens have gone to join ISIS militants in Syria and Iraq .