Obama: No Ground Troops For Iraq
President Obama addressed the military in Tampa today.
"I want to be clear. The American forces that have been deployed to Iraq do not and will not have a combat mission," Obama said.
"We will train and equip our partners. We will advise them and we will assist them. We will lead a broad coalition of countries who have a stake in this fight."
Also today, Iraqi Prime Minister Abadi ruled out foreign ground troops in Iraq. [More...]
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