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U.S. Secretary of State pledges ´intense,
sustained and effective´ support for Iraq
against ISIS as militants seize border
crossings, four more towns and
now surround national grid dam

Daily Mail [UK], by Simon Tomlinson

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 6/23/2014 2:10:28 PM

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry today pledged ´intense´ support for Iraq against the ´existential threat´ of the ISIS offensive pushing toward Baghdad from the north and west. [Snip] Help from the U.S. will be ´intense, sustained, and if Iraq´s leaders take the steps needed to bring the country together, it will be effective,´ Kerry told journalists in Baghdad. But the danger to Iraq, he said, is dire. ´It is a moment of decision for Iraq´s leaders,´ Kerry said. ´Iraq faces an existential threat and Iraq´s leaders have to meet that threat.´ The latest military victories - including two border posts captured

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: stablemoney, 6/23/2014 2:16:04 PM     (No. 9896829)

What´s a democrat doing in Iraq? You wanted out, and left. So why are you there?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 6/23/2014 2:59:15 PM     (No. 9896887)

That´s the Kerry Komedy Tour - always leaves ´em laughing!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Udanja99, 6/23/2014 3:21:56 PM     (No. 9896917)

Does he really think that anyone on the planet still believes what he says?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bighambone, 6/23/2014 10:37:26 PM     (No. 9897327)

Obama essentially surrendered Iraq to a vacuum a couple of years ago, the USA no longer has a place there. Let the various factions fight it out.

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