12-12-2019 08:37 PM Jerusalem Timing

UN Council Adopts Resolution Targeting Syria, Iraq Terrorists

UN Council Adopts Resolution Targeting Syria, Iraq Terrorists

The UN Security Council on Friday unanimously adopted a resolution aimed at weakening terrorists in Iraq and Syria by cutting off funding and the flow of foreign fighters.

UN SCThe UN Security Council on Friday unanimously adopted a resolution aimed at weakening terrorists in Iraq and Syria by cutting off funding and the flow of foreign fighters.

The measure represents the most wide-ranging response yet by the top United Nations body to the "jihadists" in Iraq and Syria, who now control large swaths of territory and have been committed atrocities.