Foreign troops not wanted in fight against ISIS, Iraq PM says

September 17, 2014 11:06 PM

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Foreign troops not wanted in fight against ISIS, Iraq PM says

Sept. 17, 2014: Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Baghdad, Iraq. Iraqs new prime minister says foreign ground troops are neither necessary nor wanted in his country's fight against the Islamic State group. (AP)

Iraq's new prime minister said 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 extr...

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