Fight against IS to in­ten­sify

The Guardian (Charlottetown) - - WORLD -

U.S. De­fence Sec­re­tary Ash Carter won agree­ment Wed­nes­day from de­fence min­is­ters from France and five other na­tions to in­ten­sify the cam­paign against Is­lamic State mil­i­tants in Iraq and Syria. Carter said at a news con­fer­ence with French De­fence Min­is­ter Jean-Yves Le Drian that there was broad agree­ment on a co-or­di­nated plan to bat­tle IS over the next year and re­take key cities un­der the mil­i­tants' con­trol.

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