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Obama to meet with special operations troops in Tampa | USA Today

Obama to meet with special operations troops in Tampa | USA Today

President Obama will travel to Tampa next Tuesday to meet with special operations troops and give a speech on counter-terrorism, the White House said.

Obama will urge a continued strategy to confront terrorist threats at home and abroad “while staying true to the values that have always been at America’s core,” White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said Thursday.

The speech will present Obama with a final opportunity to defend that strategy as he prepares to hand over the commander-in-chief’s job to President-elect Donald Trump, who has often proposed a more aggressive approach.

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