In his televised address to American people President Obama said:
The strategy that we are using now — air strikes, special forces, and working with local forces who are fighting to regain control of their own country — that is how we’ll achieve a more sustainable victory, and it won’t require us sending a new generation of Americans overseas to fight and die for another decade on foreign soil. 
But it’s a lie.
The “local forces” are to a very large extent made up of international terrorists. At one point ISIS was estimated to have 30,000 men by Western intelligence. The