About 275 US military personnel to Iraq: Obama (9)

BSS Bangladesh 2014.06.17 07:20
WASHINGTON, June 17, 2014 (BSS/AFP) - About 275 US military personnel are being deployed to Iraq to help American personnel and protect the embassy in Baghdad, President Barack Obama said Monday in a letter to Congressional leaders. The force, which began deploying on Sunday, has been sent "for the purpose of protecting US citizens and property, if necessary, and is equipped for combat," Obama wrote.
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