Obama to send military advisers to Iraq

June 19, 2014 5:43 PM

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Obama to send military advisers to Iraq

WASHINGTON -- President Obama said Thursday he will send up to 300 military advisers to Iraq to help retrain Iraqi security forces as they battle an insurgent invasion.

"Armed forces will not be returning to combat in Iraq," Obama said in a White House announcement.

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