Press Secretary Josh Earnest says he is "not aware of any facts that would substantiate a claim like that."
The Obama administration is preparing to broaden its military campaign against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria by increasing
Gabbard and Kinzinger were two of several lawmakers who have questioned the Obama administration’s reliance on Iraqi security
The strikes "likely resulted in the destruction of Khorasan Group-affiliated targets that had been converted to military
He added: "I was about to cross to Syria ... but I didn't make it. Hopefully soon though. ... I'm tired of this life man
Hagel, speaking to reporters after the Pentagon chief visited U.S. troops in Kuwait, said he wasn't ready to say the Islamic
The focus of our strategy should not be on what we do or do not do with our military. The principal focus of our "fight" should be on getting the countries in the Middle East, like Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Kuwait, Qatar, Jordan, Bahrain, etc., to make the defeat of ISIS their responsibility.
A few thousand Islamic extremists have shown a greater determination to kill its opponents than the West has in confronting aggressors. The meek policy of not facing down this threat with a global response is inexplicable.
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These ramped-up airstrikes came after the international community voiced concern over the fate of Kobani, including repeated