28 Sep '14, 4pm

Obama: U.S. underestimated Islamic State: President Obama told '60 Minutes' that the United States u... #airforce

Obama: U.S. underestimated Islamic State: President Obama told '60 Minutes' that the United States u... #airforce

President Obama told “60 Minutes” that the United States underestimated the strength of the Islamic State before it took over large parts of Syria and Iraq, and overestimated the Iraqi army’s ability to fight the militants. The Islamic State took advantage of the chaotic civil war in Syria to become “ground zero for jihadists around the world,” Obama said in an interview to be aired Sunday night on CBS’ “60 Minutes.” The U.S. has launched airstrikes against Islamic State positions in Syria and Iraq, part of an overall plan to roll back the militant group that has threatened the United States and its allies. “We just have to push them back, and shrink their space, and go after their command and control, and their capacity, and their weapons, and their fueling, and cut off their financing, and work to eliminate the flow of foreign fighters,” Obama told CBS in the interview t...

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