Iraq asks for more weapons to fight ISIS

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi called on the international coalition battling the Islamic State group to provide his country`s forces with more weapons to fight the militants.

AFP| Updated: Jan 23, 2015, 00:31 AM IST

London: Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi called on the international coalition battling the Islamic State group to provide his country`s forces with more weapons to fight the militants.

"Iraq needs weapons and the international community has the abiility to provide Iraq with the weapons it needs," he told reporters after a meeting of 21 coalition members in London.