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Obama, Carter Warn of IS Expansion in Libya

President Barack Obama directed his national security advisers Thursday to counter efforts by Islamic State to expand into Libya and other countries. The president emphasized that the United States will continue to counter IS terrorist plotters in any country where it is necessary. Obama's concerns regarding IS influence in Libya were shared by U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter earlier Thursday.  At a Pentagon news conference, Carter said Islamic State fighters are trying...

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