Middle East

Iraqi PM says no to foreign ground troops

September 18, 2014 Niamh Harris 0

Iraqi PM, Haider al-Abadi said foreign ground troops were neither necessary nor wanted in his country’s fight against Isis and urges international community to expand campaign against Islamic State insurgents into Syria. The Guardian reports:- […]

Middle East

Syria criticizes exclusion from anti-ISIS talks

September 17, 2014 Niamh Harris 0

DAMASCUS: “A senior Syrian official Tuesday criticized the international community for excluding Damascus from recent talks on building a coalition to tackle the ISIS group. Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Moqdad, quoted by state news agency […]