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    Obama Vows To Keep Up Military Pressure On Islamic State
    Sep24

    Obama Vows To Keep Up Military Pressure On Islamic State

    UNITED NATIONS, Sept 24 (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama vowed at the United Nations on Wednesday to keep up the military pressure on Islamic State militants and urged those who have joined the extremist group in Iraq and Syria to “leave the battlefield while they can.” Speaking at the U.N. General Assembly, Obama said...

    The Euro Meltdown Just Crossed An Ugly Milestone
    Sep24

    The Euro Meltdown Just Crossed An Ugly Milestone

    The euro just fell below $1.28, extending the currency’s ugly decline against the dollar. This comes as economic data continues to confirm deterioration in the euro area economy. Earlier today, we learned Germany’s IFO business climate index fell to 104.7 in September from 106.3 in August. This was worse than the 105.8 expected by...

    Obama Calls on World to Reject ‘Cancer of Violent Extremism’ in UN Address
    Sep24

    Obama Calls on World to Reject ‘Cancer of Violent Extremism’ in UN Address

    With the U.S. military continuing its air campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS), President Barack Obama sounded a call to the world to combat of the spread of Islamic extremism Wednesday. MoreObama’s Tea Cup Salute Causes a StormBehind the Scenes: The Complete Kennedy Assassination Story in 9 PagesObama Speaks...

    Obama Calls for Dismantling IS ‘Network of Death’
    Sep24

    Obama Calls for Dismantling IS ‘Network of Death’

    (UNITED NATIONS) — Declaring the world at a crossroads between war and peace, President Barack Obama vowed at the U.N. on Wednesday to lead a coalition to dismantle an Islamic State “network of death” that has wreaked havoc in the Middle East and drawn the U.S. back into military action in the region. MoreU.N. Headquarters in South Dakota: How It...

    Obama’s Rallying Cry: World Must ‘Dismantle Network of Death’
    Sep24

    Obama’s Rallying Cry: World Must ‘Dismantle Network of Death’

    The speech will lay out American priorities, including support for Ukraine, testing a nuclear deal with Iran and fighting climate change and disease. …read more Source:...

    Obama calls for dismantling IS ‘network of death’
    Sep24

    Obama calls for dismantling IS ‘network of death’

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Declaring the world at a “crossroads between war and peace,” President Barack Obama vowed Wednesday to lead a coalition to dismantle the Islamic State militant group’s “network of death” that has wreaked havoc in the Middle East and drawn the U.S. back into military action in the region. Speaking to the annual...

    The 8 Proxy Wars Going On in Syria Right Now
    Sep24

    The 8 Proxy Wars Going On in Syria Right Now

    The Syrian war is not only a proxy war. There is a strong internal dimension to the war in Syria but it has been obscured by various layers and dimensions of outside intervention and agendas. The Syrian regime wants to stay in power at any cost while there was certainly a civil popular opposition in Syria when the uprising first began. There are...

    Obama Speaks Live: U.S. Will Dismantle ISIS ‘Network of Death’
    Sep24

    Obama Speaks Live: U.S. Will Dismantle ISIS ‘Network of Death’

    The speech will lay out American priorities, including support for Ukraine, testing a nuclear deal with Iran and fighting climate change and disease. …read more Source:...

    Obama sells Islamic State strikes to United Nations
    Sep24

    Obama sells Islamic State strikes to United Nations

    Exactly one year after proclaiming that the world was “more stable,” President Obama urged the United Nations Wednesday to confront rising emergencies around the globe, from terrorists rampaging in Syria and Iraq to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine to the deadly Ebola epidemic in West Africa. “We come together at a …...

    LIVE: Obama’s Speech To The UN General Assembly…
    Sep24

    LIVE: Obama’s Speech To The UN General Assembly…

    President Barack Obama is speaking Wednesday morning before the United Nations General Assembly, amid the backdrop of the US and partner nations launching airstrikes against the extremist group ISIS in Syria. Obama planned to deliver a “forceful and optimistic message of American leadership — one that recognizes the challenges we face while...