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Trump: U.S., allies will destroy ISIS, 'protect civilization'

Wednesday, April 05, 2017 - 01:37

''We will destroy ISIS and we will protect civilization. We have no choice,'' Trump said at a joint White House news conference with Jordan's King Abdullah. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: President Donald Trump said on Wednesday (April 5) the United States and its allies will destroy Islamic State and "protect civilization." "We will destroy ISIS and we will protect civilization. We have no choice," Trump said at a joint White House news conference with Jordan's King Abdullah, referring to Islamic State by an acronym. He said the king has been a leader in the fight to defeat Islamic State "once and for all." Trump also said, "I'm working very, very hard to finally create peace between the Palestinians and Israel." "The King has been a really tireless advocate for a solution. He's going to help me with that, and help me at the highest level," said Trump.

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Trump: U.S., allies will destroy ISIS, 'protect civilization'

Wednesday, April 05, 2017 - 01:37