Syria, Islamic State Figure as Key US Election Concerns

January 22, 2016 04:49 PM
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Recent opinion polls show terrorism and national security top the list of U.S. voter concerns — just a few weeks before the first contests for the 2016 presidential election begin in Iowa and New Hampshire. In particular, the war in Syria and countering the so-called Islamic State have been the focus of intense debate among White House contenders from both parties, as VOA National correspondent Jim Malone reports.