Obama orders more troops to Iraq

July 1, 2014   // 0 Comments

Article courtesy of CBS News via "The Rundown" The U.S. is sending another 300 troops to Iraq to beef up security at the U.S. Embassy and elsewhere in the Baghdad area to protect U.S. citizens and property, officials said Monday. That raises the total U.S. troop presence in Iraq to approximately 750, the Pentagon said. The State Department, meanwhile, announced that it was temporarily...

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