Foreign ground troops not necessary in fight against Islamic State: Iraq

September 17, 2014 2:44 PM

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Foreign ground troops not necessary in fight against Islamic State: Iraq

"Not only is it not necessary... We don’t want them. We won’t allow them. Full stop," Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said.

Iraq’s new Prime Minister said on Wednesday that foreign ground troops are neither necessary nor wanted in his country’s fight against the Islamic State group, flatly rejecting the idea a day after the top U.S. general recommended that American forces may be needed if current efforts to combat the e...

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