President Obama, ISIL strategy speech. (September 2014)
The provision of aid to displaced Iraqi civilians is a major pillar in a comprehensive strategy to fight the terrorist organization ISIL, said U.S. President Barack Obama.
“We call on the Syrian regime and their patrons to immediately stop the indiscriminate shelling of Jobar and countless other towns across Syria."
President Barack Obama has laid out his strategy to “degrade and ultimately destroy” the terrorist group ISIL.
The United States is appealing to the Iranian government to release three U.S. citizens detained by authorities in Iran and for help in finding a fourth who went missing.
The international community is rapidly forming a task force that will immediately begin working to stop ISIL and roll back its gains.
The United States joins the United Nations Security Council and the international community in strongly condemning the actions taken by rebel group in Yemen.
"What’s needed to confront its nihilistic vision and genocidal agenda is a global coalition using political, humanitarian, economic, law enforcement and intelligence tools to support military force."
The United States condemns in the strongest terms possible the brutal and barbaric beheading by ISIL of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff.
Five countries called on all parties in Libya, including the government and all militias, to accept an immediate ceasefire, engage constructively in the democratic process, and to stop all activities that risk undermining it.