Coalition to counter ISIL to convene in US

The global coalition to counter ISIL is meeting in Washington DC on Wednesday. Representatives from 68 countries are gathering nearly three years into the fight against the armed group.

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    The global coalition to counter ISIL is meeting in Washington DC on Wednesday.

    Representatives from 68 countries are gathering nearly three years into the fight against the armed group.

    Many are wondering how US President Donald Trump plans to take on the group.

    Al Jazeera's Patty Culhane reports from Washington DC.


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