This article talks about what the National security adviser H.R. McMaster had to say about the all the things happening in Syrian. He said that the United States wants to defeat and stop the Islamic State. Also he said that the United States wants to remove the Syrian president. McMaster left open the possibility that there may be further military action taken by the US military following the missile strike that happened last week. Only if Assad the president of Syria stops attacking the rebel forces with chemical weapons will the United States government stop intervening.