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ISIS pushed back in Iraq, Syria, but a threat in Libya: Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry (2nd L) and Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni (R) hold a bilateral meeting before a summit regarding Islamic State with the foreign ministers of 23 countries from Europe, the West and the region, as well as by the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, on February 2, 2016 in Rome. Reuters/Nicholas Kamm/Pool

US Secretary of State John Kerry (2nd L) and Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni (R) hold a bilateral meeting before a summit regarding Islamic State with the foreign ministers of 23 countries from Europe, the West and the region, as well as by...more

US Secretary of State John Kerry (2nd L) and Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni (R) hold a bilateral meeting before a summit regarding Islamic State with the foreign ministers of 23 countries from Europe, the West and the region, as well as by the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, on February 2, 2016 in Rome. Reuters/Nicholas Kamm/Pool
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US Secretary of State John Kerry, Italian Foreign Affairs Minister Paolo Gentiloni (R) and US President Barack Obama's special envoy for the international anti-Isil coalition, Brett McGurk (L) attend a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy February 2, 2016.  Reuters/Nichols Kamm/Pool

US Secretary of State John Kerry, Italian Foreign Affairs Minister Paolo Gentiloni (R) and US President Barack Obama's special envoy for the international anti-Isil coalition, Brett McGurk (L) attend a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State...more

US Secretary of State John Kerry, Italian Foreign Affairs Minister Paolo Gentiloni (R) and US President Barack Obama's special envoy for the international anti-Isil coalition, Brett McGurk (L) attend a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy February 2, 2016. Reuters/Nichols Kamm/Pool
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Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir attends a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy February 2, 2016. Reuters/Nichols Kamm/Pool

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir attends a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy February 2, 2016. Reuters/Nichols Kamm/Pool

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir attends a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy February 2, 2016. Reuters/Nichols Kamm/Pool
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Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh attends a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy February 2, 2016. Reuters/Nichols Kamm/Pool

Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh attends a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy February 2, 2016. Reuters/Nichols Kamm/Pool

Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh attends a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy February 2, 2016. Reuters/Nichols Kamm/Pool
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European Union's foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini looks on during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi

European Union's foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini looks on during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi

European Union's foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini looks on during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders arrives for a summit regarding Islamic State with the foreign ministers of 23 countries from Europe, the West and the region, as well as by the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, on February 2, 2016 in Rome. REUTERS/NICHOLAS KAMM/Pool

Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders arrives for a summit regarding Islamic State with the foreign ministers of 23 countries from Europe, the West and the region, as well as by the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and...more

Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders arrives for a summit regarding Islamic State with the foreign ministers of 23 countries from Europe, the West and the region, as well as by the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, on February 2, 2016 in Rome. REUTERS/NICHOLAS KAMM/Pool
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German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier attends a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy February 2, 2016. Reuters/Nichols Kamm/Pool

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier attends a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy February 2, 2016. Reuters/Nichols Kamm/Pool

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier attends a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy February 2, 2016. Reuters/Nichols Kamm/Pool
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US Secretary of State John Kerry is greeted by Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni before a summit regarding Islamic State with the foreign ministers of 23 countries from Europe, the West and the region, as well as by the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, on February 2, 2016 in Rome. REUTERS/NICHOLAS KAMM/Pool

US Secretary of State John Kerry is greeted by Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni before a summit regarding Islamic State with the foreign ministers of 23 countries from Europe, the West and the region, as well as by the High Representative of...more

US Secretary of State John Kerry is greeted by Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni before a summit regarding Islamic State with the foreign ministers of 23 countries from Europe, the West and the region, as well as by the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, on February 2, 2016 in Rome. REUTERS/NICHOLAS KAMM/Pool
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (R) talks with U.S. envoy to the coalition against Islamic State, Brett McGurk during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (R) talks with U.S. envoy to the coalition against Islamic State, Brett McGurk during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (R) talks with U.S. envoy to the coalition against Islamic State, Brett McGurk during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (C) talks next to Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni (2nd R) and U.S. envoy to the coalition against Islamic State, Brett McGurk (L) during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (C) talks next to Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni (2nd R) and U.S. envoy to the coalition against Islamic State, Brett McGurk (L) during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome,...more

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (C) talks next to Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni (2nd R) and U.S. envoy to the coalition against Islamic State, Brett McGurk (L) during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Australian Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop looks on during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Australian Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop looks on during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Australian Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop looks on during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (R) talks next U.S. envoy to the coalition against Islamic State, Brett McGurk during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (R) talks next U.S. envoy to the coalition against Islamic State, Brett McGurk during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (R) talks next U.S. envoy to the coalition against Islamic State, Brett McGurk during a ministerial meeting regarding the Islamic State group in Rome, Italy, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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