US envoy, lasting success in war against ISIS is impossible without Italian Carabinieri

Jun 05, 2017 743

“A lasting success in the war against Isis will not be possible without the presence of the Italian Carabinieri”, Ambassador Brett McGurk, U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIS, told a conference on  the collaboration between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Carabinieri Corps to enhance citizens’ security and promote Italian concerns abroad.

In Iraq 110 Carabinieri taking part in the international coalition against ISIL lend a hand to train at the highest level 85,000 police officers, McGurck said asking Italy to send more units during the stabilization phase.  The Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs Angelino Alfano opened the conference: “The cooperation between Farnesina and the Arma dei Carabinieri represents a positive example of how different state adminstrations can work together and complement each other for the benefit of the nation and its citizens.

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