Obama will meet with special ops forces, talk strategy

FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2015, file photo, Vice President Joe Biden listens at left, as President Barack Obama speaks about the Islamic State group in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. The White House sought to show that the array of U.S. military actions on President Barack Obama’s watch have been on solid legal footing, with a new report on Dec. 5, 2016, shedding light on how an evolving interpretation of a 9/11-era law has been used to justify new and emerging threats overseas. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will use a visit with special operations forces on Tuesday to highlight gains the U.S. has made against extremist organizations such as the Islamic State group and to promote what he sees as the most sustainable approach to fighting such groups.

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