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  אלול 3, 5774 , 29/08/14

White House Scrambles to Defend 'No Strategy' on IS Line

Washington rushed to defend President Barack Obama's comments Thursday night that the US has "no plan" to combat Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) in Syria, clarifying at a press conference that its options are "still under review."

The key word missing, apparently, is "yet."

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

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