US President Barack Obama delivers remarks on airstrikes against Islamic State (IS) targets in Syria from the White House South Lawn September 23, 2014 in Washington, DC.
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Business Latest: ‘Not America’s fight alone’

 

OBAMA: ‘NOT AMERICA’S FIGHT ALONE’: In a brief statement following the United States’ first strikes against the Islamic State, President Barack Obama emphasized that Americans were not acting alone but rather together with a coalition of Arab states and the greater support of more than 40 nations. Read more

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MIDDLE EAST TURMOIL: President Obama says that it may take the U.S. and its allies three years to defeat Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, with heavy dependence on stepped up U.S. airstrikes. And some defense experts say it could cost the government an additional $15 billion to $20 billion a year to pursue this hazardous mission. Read more

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