Is The US Finally Getting Serious About ISIS?

Is The US Finally Getting Serious About ISIS?

February 13, 2023 / Comments (1)

Uncategorized

US Finally Getting Serious About ISIS?

The US may finally be getting serious about taking on ISIS.  Our military has begun launching missile strikes against ISIS forces in Syria from a base in Turkey.

Turkish forces have also begun attacking ISIS following a suicide bombing in Suruc, Turkey in July.  While both governments are stepping up their actions against ISIS, it seems both hope to eliminate the ISIS threat without having to seen their troops into direct combat.

Click here to learn more.

While it has helped train moderate Syrian rebels as well as Iraqi forces, the U.S. military hasn't put any of its troops in combat roles — though Gen. Raymond Odierno, the Army's outgoing chief of staff, said this should be a real option if more progress isn't made against ISIS.

So far, the air campaign has been America's biggest tool in its fight. Turkey's cooperation in this regard, paved by a July deal between U.S. President Barack Obama and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan allowing for the expanded access, should be a big help.

What do you think?  Is this the type of action the US military should be taking against ISIS?  Let us know in the comments.

Learn more with these great articles on our site:

For awesome survival gear you can’t make at home, check out the Survival Life Store!

Follow us on Facebook, InstagramTwitterPinterestand Tumblr!

**Disclaimer: All content on this site is for informational purposes only. Please read our full disclaimer .**

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on August 13, 2015, and has been updated for quality and relevancy.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

SIGN UP NOW

Enter for a chance to WIN an Over Under Double Barrel Shotgun when you sign up today for our exclusive email newsletter subscription.