Islamic State Continues To Pose Significant Threat, OIR Official Says


By Terri Moon Cronk


The Islamic State, or ISIS, still poses a significant threat to Iraq and Syria and to the wider world, the deputy commander for stability for Combined Joint Forces Land Component Command Operation Inherent Resolve said.


Providing a coalition operations update from Baghdad to reporters at the Pentagon via teleconference, British Army Maj. Gen. Chris Ghika said ISIS has “morphed into an...