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The Atlantic Daily: More U.S. Troops Head to Iraq

Hundreds of advisers will train Iraqi soldiers, Jeb’s jaunt to Europe, and more...
Source: Hadi Mizban / AP

What's Happening: More U.S. Troops Ordered to Iraq

After admitting his ISIS policy wasn’t “complete” earlier this week, President Obama today authorized deployment of 450 advisers to train troops in Iraq.

Just weeks ago, there were hopes that of Tikrit, Iraqi troops might dislodge ISIS from Mosul, Iraq’s.

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