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US rules out ‘trading aspects’ with Iran to fight IS

Obama would chair a meeting of the UN Security Council on the threat posed by foreign terrorist fighters.


World united in fight against ISIL: Barack Obama

We will use our air power. We will train and equip our partners. We will advise and we will assist, he said.

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Foreign media’s reaction to Xi Jinping’s India visit

Here is how the world media reacted to President Xi’s visit to Indian and what it means for the region.

Obama likely to pick Richard Verma as ambassador to India

Modi is due to visit Washington on September 29-30 for a trip aimed at revitalising ties.


ISIL must be defeated, says John Kerry

The military action will end only when they have ended the capacity of ISIL to engage in broad-based terrorist activity.


Won’t fight another ground war in Iraq, vows Barack Obama

Obama’s message came a day after knowing about a possibility of some ground forces during congressional testimony that worried some Democrats.

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New IS video warns US over Iraq deployment

The slick 52-second video entitled “Flames of War” shows militants blowing up tanks and images of wounded US soldiers.

Our opposition to the 
IS terrorists does not start with supplying arms, nor does it end there. The IS cannot be stopped by either humanitarian or military means alone.

Islamic State campaign tests Obama’s commitment to Mideast allies

Several important tests loom for the U.S. administration’s nascent coalition to “degrade and defeat” the ultra-hardline Islamic State.


House Republicans back Syrian rebel training

The Obama administration says the training operation is needed to establish credible, local ground forces to accompany U.S. air strikes.

U.S. President Barack Obama gestures while speaking during his and Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves news conference at the Bank of Estonia in Tallinn, Estonia, Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. (Source: AP)

Obama condemns “barbaric murder” of British aid worker by IS

The IS extremists released a video showing the beheading of aid worker Haines, who was abducted in Syria last year.

No way out

US president articulates a strategy to take on the IS. But success is far from certain.


Across the years, Barack Obama’s 9/11 message varies

This year, Obama’s rhetoric of remembrance is circling back to earlier days and striking a less triumphant tone.


US vows to ‘degrade and destroy’ ISIL, no ground force but airstrikes

Barack Obama said the US will continue to draw on its substantial counterterrorism capabilities to prevent ISIL attacks.


Narendra Modi’s US visit: India to take up visa, other issues

India also wants an early conclusion of the Totalisation Agreement with the US.


Obama ready to authorise Syria airstrikes against ISIS

Obama is still wrestling with a series of challenges, including how to train and equip a viable ground force to fight ISIS inside Syria.


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