JUST IN: U.S.A Set To Assist Nigeria & Other West African Countries To Combat Terrorism

Date: 12-11-2020 8:47 pm (5 months ago) | Author: onuigbo felicia
- at 12-11-2020 08:47 PM (5 months ago)
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The Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS resolved to apply lessons learned from the fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria to defeat Boko Haram and other terror groups in West Africa.

The US Department of State in a statement on Wednesday said the resolution was taken at a virtual meeting with members of the coalition and representatives of West African states and relevant regional organizations convened by the United States and Nigeria, which held on Tuesday.

Tuesday’s meeting by the coalition was convened to discuss the threat of ISIS in West Africa and ways the coalition can contribute to collective efforts to ensure ISIS’s enduring defeat in the region.

The statement said the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, Ambassador Nathan Sales, marking his first meeting as the newly-designated Special Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, outlined the coalition’s increasing focus on defeating ISIS’s global branches and affiliates.

Sales also thanked the Nigerian delegation, led by the Coordinator for the Counter-Terrorism Centre in Nigeria’s Office of the National Security Adviser, Rear Admiral Yaminu Musa, for co-hosting the event.

It stated: “With this focus on West Africa, the coalition also announced Mauritania’s accession into the coalition as the 83rd member. Since January 2017, the coalition has welcomed 14 new members from Africa and Asia and continues to expand its reach and cooperation against ISIS branches and affiliates. - Click the link in bio to read the rest of the article.

Posted: at 12-11-2020 08:47 PM (5 months ago) | Hero
- dopygenius at 12-11-2020 09:51 PM (5 months ago)
Even tho United States of America may help Nigeria buhari to fight Boko Haram and they are successful in getting rid of them,you will still see in just a little matter of time they will still go behind to recruit more Boko Haram Terrorist.....The leaders ruling the country are purely useless...
Posted: at 12-11-2020 09:51 PM (5 months ago) | Gistmaniac
- ikpotokin at 12-11-2020 10:27 PM (5 months ago)
Buhari and the northern Muslims will recruit more terrorists
Posted: at 12-11-2020 10:27 PM (5 months ago) | Gistmaniac
- Henrybobo at 13-11-2020 08:34 AM (5 months ago)
Make una no waste una energy.. una go first ask whether Nigeria they ready to battle terrorism first
Posted: at 13-11-2020 08:34 AM (5 months ago) | Gistmaniac