Obama at UN: Iran Deal Ensures Iran's Nuclear Program Will be 'Peaceful' Cortney O'Brien | Sep 28, 2015
“I will never hesitate to protect our country, unilaterally or by force when necessary,” he said.
Yet, these dangers, he insisted, cannot be faced alone.
“But I believe in my core, we cannot return to the old ways of conflict and coercion. We cannot look backwards. We cannot turn back those forces of integration.”
Instead of acting in isolation, Obama said the United States often needs to rely on its friends.