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Mattis: Defence Ministers and Bottom Line

mattis: Some governments have expressed little interest in having such militants returned, according to CBC. Alleged ISIS operative 'Jihadi Jack' begs Canada to let him come here We're gathering up hundreds of detainees, Mattis told reporters traveling with him. Doing nothing is not an option, Mattis said following a conference of defence ministers in Rome that discussed the issue without resolving it. The important thing is that the countries of origin keep responsibility for them. But the bottom line is, we don't want them going back on the street. How they carry out that responsibility, there's a dozen diplomatic, legal or whatever ways. ( As reported in the news.