Meeting of the Small Group of the Global Coalition to Counter ISIL in Kuwait

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
April 25, 2016


Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIL Brett McGurk will lead an interagency delegation to Kuwait for a meeting on April 27 with key members of the Counter ISIL Coalition. This meeting will be an opportunity for Coalition partners to discuss ways to further accelerate the campaign against Da’esh. It will include a detailed discussion of priorities for the Coalition’s multiple lines of effort, including military, foreign terrorist fighters, counterterrorist financing, counter-messaging and stabilization of liberated areas, to increase the momentum of the campaign. The Coalition’s Small Group regularly meets to coordinate and enhance combined efforts to counter Da’esh. The last meeting of the Small Group took place in Rome on February 2, 2016, at the Ministerial level.