Carter: 615 More US Troops Heading to Iraq

The troops will assist in the future offensive to retake Mosul.
0:25 | 09/28/16

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600 additional US troops are being sent to Iraq to help in the fight against nicest. The soldiers will be sent to Mosul to train and advise Iraqi forces and not in a combat role. The move comes in response to the Iraqi prime minister's request for more support for his security forces. Iraq is planning to make a big push to require that we capture Mosul for my sister Mosul is the last of the group's strongholds in the country and its second largest city.

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