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US to Deploy 450 Additional Troops to Advise Iraqi Forces

  • Aru Pande

The Obama administration has announced it will send 450 additional U.S. troops to Iraq to train, assist and advise local forces in their fight against the Islamic State militant group. The announcement comes as Iraqi troops try to regain control of Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province. VOA correspondent Aru Pande reports.

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