Obama: No US Ground Troops to Fight Islamic State

ANTALYA, TURKEY — President Barack Obama says it would be a mistake to deploy ground forces to defeat Islamic State militants, resisting calls at home and abroad for a more forceful U.S. strategy in the wake of Friday’s terrorist attacks in Paris.

Capping the two-day G-20 summit in this Mediterranean resort, the U.S. leader held a news conference where he called the Islamic State terrorist group “the face of evil,” and said there would be an intensification efforts but not a new strategy. READ MORE OF THIS STORY ON VOA NEWS

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