Arab countries pledge support to US against IS

September 24, 2014 7:32 PM

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Arab countries pledge support to US against IS

New York, Sep 24 (IANS/EFE) Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Bahrain, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have promised to stand alongside the US "until the end" in its fight against the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group, a day after launching coordinated attacks on the group in Syria.

US President Barak Obama received the support in a meeting on Tuesday with senior representatives of the five Arab countries and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al Abadi during their participation in the UN General Assembly sessions.

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