U.S. Strategy Against ISIS

Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Martin Dempsey and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel testified at a hearing on efforts to combat ISIS* militants who… read more

Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Martin Dempsey and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel testified at a hearing on efforts to combat ISIS* militants who had taken over parts of Syria and Iraq. Secretary Hagel gave an update on the military strategy in Iraq and Syria, saying progress was being made. General Dempsey provided specifics on the strategy, telling the committee that 80,000 Iraqi forces were needed in Iraq and on the Syrian border. General Dempsey also said a “modest” number of American forces could be sent to Iraq to help Iraqi troops with complex missions against ISIS.

*The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), also known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State. close

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Program ID:
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House Committee
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House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 13, 2014 | 10:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Nov 16, 2014 | 10:33am EST | C-SPAN 1

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  • Nov 13, 2014 | 10:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 13, 2014 | 10:09am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 13, 2014 | 2:15pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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  • Nov 14, 2014 | 3:04am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 14, 2014 | 6:01pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 16, 2014 | 10:33am EST | C-SPAN 1
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