We"re going to fight and get rid of ISIS, it"s happening right now: Trump

US President Donald Trump said his main thrust is to get rid of ISIS.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 21st, 2017

Russia-Pak friendship new, Moscow has no influence in Islamabad: US

Trump admin said that the Russian thinking that the Taliban can help fight ISIS is a flawed approach.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 7th, 2018

Trump Gives Extra $600 Million To Middle East Allies For ISIS Fight

The Pentagon is boosting their ranks of special forces and fleets of helicopters and drones......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 4th, 2018

Trump Doubles U.S. Forces in Somalia to Fight ISIS and Al-Shabab, Most Since Black Hawk Down

More than 500 American troops are now stationed in the east African country......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 20th, 2017

Is President Trump Really Responsible for the Defeat of ISIS in Raqqa? Fact-Checking the Claim

The president said that he “totally changed the rules of engagement” in the fight against ISIS, but failed to acknowledge the contribution of local forces......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 18th, 2017

Trump Has Already Killed More Civilians Than Obama in U.S. Fight Against ISIS

A U.K.-based monitor says U.S.-led efforts against ISIS have resulted in more civilian casualties during the seven months of the Trump administration than during 29 months under Obama......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 22nd, 2017

When will Trump hold a press conference?

The president has been saying he'll hold a press conference about the fight against ISIS, but it hasn't happened yet. April Ryan, David Drucker and Michael D'Antonio discuss Trump's reluctance to answer questions......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJun 25th, 2017

Did Trump’s Attack on Qatar Endanger Fight Against ISIS? Country Hosts U.S.’ Biggest Middle East Military Base

President Donald Trump appeared to take credit for several Gulf countries severing ties with Qatar......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 6th, 2017

Trump to NATO: Pay Up and Fight ISIS

Trump intensified his accusations that NATO allies were not spending enough on defense and warned of more attacks like this week's Manchester bombing......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 25th, 2017

Syrian Kurds Will Be Armed by U.S. for ISIS Fight

Trump's decision is likely to anger Turkey, which views the Kurds as allies to domestic militants......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 9th, 2017

Trump Set to Arm Kurds in ISIS Fight, Angering Turkey

President Donald Trump approved plans to directly arm Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State in Syria, U.S. officials said Tuesday, paving the way for an offensive against the extremist group’s de facto capital......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 9th, 2017

Trump Gives Generals More Freedom on ISIS Fight

U.S. military commanders are stepping up their fight against Islamist extremism, though President Donald Trump has yet to outline a global strategy for defeating Islamic State......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 15th, 2017

Spicer: All options on the table with Syria

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said President Trump is not going to telegraph his plans on Syria and the fight against ISIS, adding that with regard to Syria, "all options remain on the table.".....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnApr 12th, 2017

U.S. Strike on Syria Shakes Up ISIS Fight

Moscow swiftly suspended an agreement with Washington for military coordination in Syrian skies on Friday following the U.S. missile attack on a Syrian base, in a new complication for the Trump administration’s key priority of fighting Islamic State......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 7th, 2017

Anti-ISIS Coalition Meets in U.S. to Assess Strategy

Officials from the 68 countries will gather to discuss ways to intensify the current campaign against Islamic State. Iraq has said the Trump administration would speed up U.S. support to Iraq in the fight against ISIS......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 22nd, 2017

Middle East Allies: 68 Nations Involved in Fighting ISIS Gather to Hear Trump Plan

The 68 nations involved in the fight against ISIS were set to meet to hear for the first time President Donald Trump's plan to defeat the militant Islamic State group......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 21st, 2017

Iraq Says U.S. Vows to Speed Support in ISIS Battle

The U.S. pledged Monday to accelerate its support to Iraq in the fight against Islamic State, Iraq’s prime minister said following a White House meeting with President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 20th, 2017

US Sends Hundreds Of Marines 20 Miles From ISIS Capital

While the Trump administration waits to decide if it will send 1,000 troops to Kuwait to fight ISIS, overnight the Washington Post reported that the US has sent several hundred Marines to Syria to support an allied local .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 9th, 2017

Trump Weighing Troop Deployment for ISIS Fight

Proponents of the option said it would provide U.S. commanders on the ground greater flexibility to quickly respond to unforeseen opportunities and challenges on the battlefield......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 9th, 2017

Trump is considering sending 1,000 "reserve" soldiers for looming fight in the ISIS capital

Thomson ReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is weighing a deployment of up to 1,000 American soldiers to Kuwait.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 8th, 2017

Trump may send up to 1,000 troops to Kuwait to bolster fight against ISIS

REUTERS/Alaa Al-MarjaniWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is weighing a deployment of up to 1,000 American soldiers to Kuwait to serve as a reserve force in the fight aga.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 8th, 2017