Everything about this statement, including the fact that the President addressed specific accusations, is pretty serious. He is not kidding around.
This is what commitment looks like.
President Obama is not wondering how things are going to turn out in November.
He is committed, and he’s letting us know.
He is not kidding around.
Watch here (fast forward to begin at 52:35):
You can get shorter excerpts plus more details at https://www.whitehouse.gov/isil-strategy