UN Experts: Islamic State Militants Still Pose World Threat

  UN experts say the Islamic State extremist group still poses “a significant and evolving threat around the world” despite recent setbacks in Iraq, Syria and the southern Philippines that forced the militants to relinquish strongholds. Feb. 6, 2018 By EDITH M. LEDERER, Associated Press UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Islamic State extremist group still…