National Security

June 20, 2014

Iraq vets say Obama’s promise of no combat for U.S. advisers will be hard to keep

Given how quickly Iraqi security forces have ceded large chunks of territory to Islamist militants in the last week, Americans who’ve fought in Iraq say President Barack Obama’s insistence that the up to 300 military advisers headed there will avoid combat could easily be broken.

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