Phillipines, Malaysia, Indonesia strengthen joint efforts to fight ISIS

The Phillipines, Malaysia, and Indonesia will cooperate in working out anti-Islamic State measures and strategies to rid Southeast Asia of the ISIS scourge, according to a joint statement in Manila on Thursday.

The Foreign Ministers of the 3 countries have agreed to boost the fight against ISIS militants in the region by tightening control of funding and online propaganda, and stopping weapons smuggling.

The 3 countries reaffirmed their commitment to dealing with transnational challenges and threats to regional stability and prosperity.

Source: VOV5