France's Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Monday urged Iraq to push for national reconciliation with its minority Sunni and Kurd communities ahead of "inclusive" elections. On a visit to Baghdad following its December declaration of victory over the Islamic State group, he said France would play its part in Iraq's
As the Islamic State continues its downfall in Syria, U.S.-backed militias are deciding what to do with the hundreds of foreign fighters they've detained. A senior Pentagon official said Sunday that the United States would like to see foreign fighters returned to their home countries for prosecution. The conversation resurfaced after U.S.