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Obama: U.S. 'shoulder to shoulder' with Arab partners in airstrikes
Obama: U.S. 'shoulder to shoulder' with Arab partners in airstrikes

President Obama said Tuesday that he will "do what's necessary" to fight the militants he is targeting with airstrikes in Syria and that he'll do so with the support of regional partners whose coordinated bombing makes it "clear to the world that this is not America's fight alone." Speaking just before his departure for New York to meet with world leaders at the United Nations, Obama said the bombings he ordered overnight in Syria had the support of Arab coalition partners. "America's proud to stand shoulder to shoulder with these nations," Obama told reporters at the White House, recalling...

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