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Obama says US military hitting Islamic State harder than ever

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President Barack Obama speaks at Cairo University in Cairo, Thursday, June 4, 2009. In his speech, President Obama called for a 'new beginning between the United States and Muslims', declaring that 'this cycle of suspicion and discord must end'. Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy

(Worthy News) - President Barack Obama said the United States military and allied forces are hitting the Islamic State group harder than ever and threatened the group’s leaders, after he opened a rare meeting of his National Security Council at the Pentagon on Monday.

The meeting outside the White House is part of a public relations drive to ease Americans’ worries about domestic terrorism ahead of the holidays.

Obama said the group has already lost 40% of the territory it once held. The president also said the US strategy of hunting down leaders, training forces and stopping the group’s financing and propaganda is progressing. [ Source ]

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9 thoughts on “Obama says US military hitting Islamic State harder than ever

  1. 3/4 of the sorties that we fly come back with ordinance not delivered. He's lying again. We know where their leaders are. Yet we do not target them. The Iraqi's that we left to ISIS know the score. They've told everyone the truth. We let ISIL march in and take control of key Iraqi cities while we flew overhead watching them do it.

  2. Yes, we've been scaring the daylights out of them. Would you please stop all that racket so close to our homes. You're scaring our harems and they're unable to service us.

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