Mike Pompeo, US secretary of state, says his nation will use the whole lot at its disposal to counter terrorism in Nigeria and different elements of the world.
After a digital assembly on Tuesday, he mentioned progress is being made within the struggle towards terrorism.
The assembly was attended by the US, Nigeria, members of the International Coalition to Defeat Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), and representatives of West African states.
Popmeo, who took to Twitter on Wednesday, thanked Nigeria for co-hosting the assembly.
“Nice progress was made at yesterday’s digital International @Coalition to Defeat ISIS assembly on West Africa. We are going to use all instruments at our disposal to counter ISIS and its associates anyplace on the earth. My because of Nigeria for co-hosting the occasion,” he wrote.
Nice progress was made at yesterday’s digital International @Coalition to Defeat ISIS assembly on West Africa. We are going to use all instruments at our disposal to counter ISIS and its associates anyplace on the earth. My because of Nigeria for co-hosting the occasion.
— Secretary Pompeo (@SecPompeo) November 11, 2020
Nathan Gross sales, the newly designated particular envoy for the International Coalition, had on the assembly outlined the Coalition’s growing concentrate on defeating ISIS’ world branches and associates.
He additionally expressed his appreciation to the Nigerian delegation that was led by Yaminu Musa, who serves as coordinator for the counter terrorism centre in Nigeria’s workplace of the nationwide safety adviser (ONSA), for co-hosting the occasion.
Pompeo’s workplace in an announcement had earlier mentioned because the International Coalition seeks to use classes discovered from the struggle towards ISIS in Iraq and Syria to different areas, individuals reviewed potential traces of effort, together with the usage of battlefield proof and border safety measures that could possibly be utilized in West Africa.
Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP) is an affiliate of ISIS.
ISWAP has proceed to wreak havoc within the north-eastern area of the nation.