About 30 countries have pledged to support Iraq in its fight against Islamic State militants by "all means necessary" including military aid.
Iraq President Fouad Massoum (right) followed by Iraq Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Jaafari arrive with Iraqi officials for a conference aimed at helping Iraq fight off extremists from the Islamist State, at Orly airport, south of Paris, France, Sept. 15, 2014.
French President Francois Hollande (right) and his Iraqi counterpart, Fouad Massoum, attend the opening of an international conference intended to establish an international strategy against the Islamic State militants, in Paris, Sept. 15, 2014.
Iraqi President Fuad Masum (2nd left), French President Francois Hollande (3rd left), French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius (center) and U.S. Secretary of States John Kerry (3rd right) and other participants at the International Conference on Peace and Security in Iraq, at the Quai d'Orsay, in Paris, Sept. 15, 2014.
France's Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius (center) attends the International Conference on Peace and Security in Iraq, at the Quai d'Orsay in Paris, Sept. 15, 2014.