Obama Vows Allied Coalition to Degrade and Destroy Islamic State

September 11, 2014 01:34 AM
This program will begin at
This program has ended and is being processed for playback.

President Barack Obama is vowing to go after Islamic State militants wherever they exist, including in Syria. In a speech to the American public Wednesday, the president announced the United States will lead what he says will be a broad coalition to roll back the terrorist threat posed by the extremist group. VOA's Aru Pande has more from Washington.