Syria aims to 'flush out all terrorists' in 2015: PM

Reuters News
Posted: Feb 01, 2015 5:49 AM

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syria's prime minister said on Sunday the country would drive all insurgents out of its territory in 2015 and was prepared to back any attempts to fight global militancy.

Speaking in parliament, Wael al-Halqi said Syria's top aim was to "flush out all terrorists from its land".

(Writing by Sylvia Westall; Editing by Andrew Heavens)