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  8/12/2014, Av 16, 5774

Obama: There's No Military Solution for Iraq


U.S. President Barack Obama said on Monday that American aircraft are continuing to attack the strongholds of "Islamic state" in Iraq, but noted that "there is no military solution to what is happening in Iraq."

Obama also praised the appointment of Haider Al-Abadi as Iraq’s Prime Minister in place of Nuri Al-Maliki.