U.S. sends 300 more troops, drones, helicopters to Iraq (17)

Reuters 2014.07.01 01:08
WASHINGTON WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is again ramping up its military presence in Iraq, sending around 300 additional troops into the country as well as a detachment of helicopters and drone aircraft, the Pentagon said on Monday. Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby said about 200 forces arrived on Sunday in Iraq to reinforce security at the U.S.
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