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Obama: Need to Speed Training of Iraqi Forces to Counter IS

President Barack Obama stressed the need to more quickly train Iraqi troops in order to succeed in fighting against Islamic State fighters, saying that Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi agrees on the desire for more security forces who are "trained, fresh, well-equipped and focused." The two leaders met Monday in Germany in the latest high-level effort to strategize against the militant group that swept through large areas of Iraq a year ago and has persisted in some of its...

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