Pentagon Weighing Opening More Bases in Iraq

June 11, 2015 6:17 PM

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The U.S. is considering opening additional bases in Iraq — bases that would be similar to the one the U.S. announced yesterday in Taqqadum, the Pentagon confirmed on Thursday.

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Marty Dempsey first spoke about this plan while traveling overseas on Thursday.

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