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Obama, Turkey's Erdogan agree to stem flow of foreign fighters - White House| Reuters

Jul 23, 2015    

WASHINGTON U.S. President Barack Obama and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan agreed in a telephone call on Wednesday to work together to "stem the flow of foreign fighters and secure Turkey's border with Syria," the White House said in a statement.It said the two leaders also discussed deepening their cooperation in the fight against Islamic State, which has grabbed swaths of Syrian and Iraqi territory and declared a caliphate.Thousands of foreign fighters have crossed through Turkey, a NATO member, to join Islamic State over the past few years. The Turkish government h...

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