Summary: H.R.4869 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/23/2016)

Comprehensive Strategy to Destroy ISIL Act of 2016

This bill directs the Department of Defense and the Department of State to jointly develop and submit to Congress a strategy to destroy the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and its affiliates.

The Director of National Intelligence shall assess for Congress:

  • the willingness and capabilities of coalition members and allies to defeat ISIL and its affiliates;
  • the presence of ISIL or its affiliates in countries other than Syria, Iraq, Libya, Egypt, and Afghanistan;
  • prevention of radicalization of citizens of regional countries by ISIL and its affiliates;
  • the number of foreign fighters joining ISIL and its affiliates and tactics to prevent further recruitment; and
  • significant U.S. intelligence gaps concerning ISIL and its affiliates and the ability of the United States to carry out a regional strategy to defeat ISIL and its affiliates.