The 3rd meeting of quadrilateral coalition of Financial Intelligence Units of Iran, Russia, Iraq and Syria in the sphere of fighting against financing of ISIL (ISIS, Daesh) terrorist organization held on 8-9 August 2016 in Damascus, Syria. This meeting follows the previous meetings held in Moscow (February 2016) and Tehran (April 2016).
This meeting aimed at detecting and suppressing financial flows linked to ISIL and was highly successful in strengthening joint mechanism in fighting against financing of this terrorist organization. Participants in this meeting highly stressed on uncovering channels of ISIS financing. At the end of this meeting, the participants agreed on a joint roadmap and a number of serious steps to curb terrorism financing activities of ISIS. This type of collaboration among these four FIUs could be a good symbol of international cooperation in fighting against terrorist financial at practical manner.