By: USA Today "Abu Mohammad al-Adnani, the official spokesman for the IS, has come pretty close to acknowledging that the territory controlled by the group is slipping away."
By: USA Today “The U.S.-led coalition has ramped up its air campaign on the Islamic State’s finances, launching 15 strikes against cash depots and more than 125 attacks on oil infrastructure.”
By: USA Today "Not only is the Human Terrain System alive… the Army could expand it if more money becomes available."
By: USA Today “The Pentagon will consider deploying more special operations troops to fight Islamic State militants if its pilot project in Syria shows signs of progress.”
By: USA Today “Force won't succeed until we defeat the ideology that gives rise to Islamist terrorism.”