Obama: Turkey Has ‘Right To Defend’

U.S. President Barack Obama backed Turkey’s shooting down a Russian warplane Tuesday, saying the country “has a right to defend its territory and its airspace.” The incident, which may have left one Russian fighter pilot dead, points to an “ongoing problem” with Russian airstrikes in Syria. If Russia were to focus on Isis rebels in Syria, mistakes would be “less […]

Read more

Obama: US, France ‘United’ To Destroy ISIS

U.S. president Barack Obama proclaimed unity with France in destroying the Isis terror group Tuesday. “This barbaric terrorist group […] and its murderous ideology poses a serious threat to all of us,” President Obama said in the Oval Office with French president Francois Hollande at his side. “It cannot be tolerated, it must be destroyed.” Hollande, who has been pushing […]

Read more
1 2