State Department Daily Briefing

Marie Harf briefed reporters and answered questions on a variety of international issues, including an ISIL* video showing the beheading of… read more

Marie Harf briefed reporters and answered questions on a variety of international issues, including an ISIL* video showing the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley. Deputy Spokesperson Harf said that the U.S. was committed to fighting ISIL long-term. Other issues addressed included the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the situation in Ukraine, and a cease fire violation along the India-Pakistan border.

*The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), was a Sunni militant group. In June 2014, violence escalated as the group seized several cities in northern and western Iraq.  close

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  • Marie Harf Deputy Spokesperson Department of State

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State Department Daily Briefing

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Program ID:
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Category:
News Conference
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News Briefing
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 20, 2014

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  • Aug 20, 2014 | 2:17pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
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