Obama: 'Too early' to say if US winning ISIS fight

Obama: 'Too early' to say if US winning ISIS fight
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President Obama on Wednesday said it's "too early" to say whether the United States is winning in the fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

Obama addressed the issue at a post-election press conference, during which he said the militant group is in a "more vulnerable position," given advances by the opposition.

"It is more difficult for them to maneuver than it was previously," he said.

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Still, he said, "it's too early to say whether we are winning."

Iraqi and Kurdish forces made some progress in reclaiming territory captured by ISIS.

Iraqi security forces are also planning a significant offensive against the militants in the spring, with the help of the United States.