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President Obama’s New Plan to Fight ISIS Shows that U.S. is Setting Up for a Long War in Iraq

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President Obama’s announcement Wednesday that he is sending 450 more military advisers to Iraq highlights the central dilemma of his faltering strategy there: how to shore up the country’s fragile government without being pulled more deeply into a war he never wanted. With few good options, Obama’s plan amounts to a decision to stay the course. Administration officials say the troop increase — the second since U.S. troops returned to Iraq last year — isn’t intended to produce quick battlefield victories. Click here to continue reading…President Obama’s New Plan to Fight ISIS Shows that U.S. is Setting Up for a Long War in Iraq

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