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Obama's "No Strategy" Comment Could Prompt ISIS

President Obama's admission Thursday that "we don't have a strategy yet" in the fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria led to a swarm of criticism, especially from Republican lawmakers and pundits, who said it shows the administration's indecisiveness and emboldens the Islamic militant group. White House press secretary Josh Earnest did damage control Friday, tweeting that there is a broader "comprehensive strategy" and that Obama was specifically addressing Syria when he made the comment. Experts say there's still time to defeat ISIS through a number of policy options, including recapturing the city of Mosul, an ISIS stronghold, and striking ISIS leaders in Iraq and Syria. Read »
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Rescuers Free Half of Trapped Nicaraguan Miners

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Iceland's Volcano Eruption Over, Air Travel OK'd

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Coast Guard Looking for Missing Elderly Florida Couple

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U.N.: 44 Peacekeepers Detained in Syria Are Safe

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 9:15 AM
 

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