In Abadi Meeting, Obama Says Confident Will Defeat Islamic State

U.S. President Barack said on Monday he was confident Islamic State militants would be driven out of Iraq and defeated but there would be setbacks along the way. In a meeting with Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi at the G7 summit in Germany, Obama said the militants' success in Ramadi would be a short-term tactical one. Abadi urged the international community to help prevent the group, also known as ISIL, from gleaning profits from oil smuggling.



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