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Islamic State truck bombing at Baghdad market kills 67

Islamic State truck bombing at Baghdad market kills 67 BAGHDAD (AP) — A truck bomb ripped through a popular Baghdad food market in a predominantly Shiite neighborhood early on Thursday morning, killing at least 67 people, police officials said, in … Continue reading

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US orders more troops to Iraq, but no overhaul of strategy

US orders more troops to Iraq, but no overhaul of strategy WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama ordered the deployment of up to 450 more American troops to Iraq on Wednesday in an effort to reverse major battlefield losses to … Continue reading

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Obama: US lacks ‘complete strategy’ for training Iraqis

Obama: US lacks ‘complete strategy’ for training Iraqis ELMAU, Germany (AP) — Acknowledging military setbacks, President Barack Obama said Monday the United States still lacks a “complete strategy” for training Iraqi forces to fight the Islamic State. He urged Iraq’s … Continue reading

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Pentagon Official: The Facts Are In, And Obama’s Policy Is a Direct Danger to the United States

Pentagon Official: The Facts Are In, And Obama’s Policy Is a Direct Danger to the United States Joseph Miller is the pen name for a ranking Department of Defense official with a background in U.S. special operations and combat experience … Continue reading

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