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ON THE LINE: Obama's Counter-Terrorism Strategyi
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September 19, 2014 3:00 AM
President Obama says his administration intends to "degrade and destroy" the militant group that calls itself the Islamic State. But is his new strategy enough or is it perhaps too much? What's behind "Mr. Obama's Counter-Terrorism Strategy"? Some answers next, On the Line.

ON THE LINE: Obama's Counter-Terrorism Strategy

Published September 18, 2014

President Obama says his administration intends to "degrade and destroy" the militant group that calls itself the Islamic State. But is his new strategy enough or is it perhaps too much? What's behind "Mr. Obama's Counter-Terrorism Strategy"? Some answers next, On the Line.

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OBAMA’S COUNTER-TERRORISM STRATEGY
President Obama says his administration intends to "degrade and destroy" the militant group that calls itself the Islamic State. But is his new strategy enough or is it perhaps too much? What's behind "Mr. Obama's Counter-Terrorism Strategy"? Some answers next, On the Line.
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Colin Clarke: Associate Political Scientist, The Rand Corporation
William Martel: Associate Professor - International Security Studies, The Fletcher School, Tufts University