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Kerry: No Combat Troops to Iraq,
But We’ll Consider Future Requests
for Additional Security Aid

Cybercast News Service, by Patrick Goodenough

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Posted By:JoniTx, 8/12/2014 9:55:23 PM

Secretary of State John Kerry reiterated Tuesday that U.S. combat forces will not return to Iraq, but both he and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said the administration will consider future requests from Iraq’s new government, once it is formed, for security assistance beyond that now being given. “There will be no reintroduction of American combat forces into Iraq,” Kerry told reporters in Sydney, Australia. “That is the beginning of the discussion. This is a fight that Iraqis need to join on behalf of Iraq.” Once an inclusive government which the U.S. has been pushing for is in place in Baghdad

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Phantomll, 8/12/2014 10:02:21 PM     (No. 9963694)

Hey Kerry - you idiot - we just sent 130 more troops there today!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: strike3, 8/13/2014 1:20:56 AM     (No. 9963855)

You´re being kept out of the loop, Jon. How does that make you feel?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: horacer, 8/13/2014 1:25:03 AM     (No. 9963860)

We will send the USO to entertain the dead.

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