You are here »»»»»  

Defense Ministers Meeting on IS   |   Stuttgart 05.2016

May 4th, 2016 - Defense Ministers from countries contributing the largest forces to the Global Coalition fighting against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) met in Stuttgart, Germany at the U.S. European Command (EUCOM). The Counter-ISIL meeting, hosted by the U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, allowed the ministers to assess the state of the campaign, receive details on the latest steps the U.S. is taking to accelerate ISIL's defeat and identify additional capabilities the coalition may need in the future.

2016 / 05