Monday, July 7
(Washington, DC) -- The Navy's first female four-star admiral says the situation in Iraq does not discourage her. Michelle Howard told CNN's "State of the Union" democracy doesn't come easily to many countries. She also said in the meantime, the U.S. Navy is in the area for intelligence support. The Islamic militant group ISIS has gained a lot of ground in Iraq in recent weeks. They've taken over many cities, including Mosul .