Obama: U.S. considering 'all the options' to stop insurgents in Iraq

June 12, 2014 6:04 PM

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The U.S. is considering offering new military aid to Iraq as its beleaguered government tries to fend off an Islamic insurgency, President Obama said Thursday.

"It’s going to need more help from us and it’s going to need more help from the international community,” Obama told reporters in brief comments from the Oval Office. “That includes, in some cases military equipment, it includes intelligence assistance, it includes a whole host of issues."

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