Recent Islamic State Losses Show It Can Be Defeated, Obama Says

Recent Islamic State Losses Show It Can Be Defeated, Obama Says

By Krishnadev Calamur

But the president warned that the campaign against the group that controls large parts of Syria and Iraq “will not be quick.”

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