Video: Gerry Brownlee on NZ troops in Iraq - full interview
Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee has just returned from Brussels where he met with defence ministers from countries involved in the anti-islamic state coalition at the first "Counter-Daesh Defence Ministerial Meeting".
It comes as the Prime Minister revealed that he rejected a request from the US to send SAS soldiers to join the coalition against the terror group.
Mr Brownlee joined Paul Henry to discuss the situation in Iraq and Syria.
Watch the video to see the full interview.