Jihad Watch points out:
OK, great. But what about the Muslims who equate Islam with terror? Obama called on Muslims to reject “those who distort Islam to preach intolerance and promote violence.” So when he is going to call upon mosques and Muslim organizations in the U.S. to back up their condemnations of the Islamic State with genuine programs teaching against its understanding of jihad and Islam?Video thanks to Pamela Geller.
All this was in the context of his calling for the removal of Assad, which, if it happens, will only strengthen and embolden the Islamic State.