Hillary Clinton: ‘No role whatsoever for American soldiers on the ground’ in Iraq

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The Democratic frontrunner disagrees with many Republicans calling for a return of ground forces to assist the Baghdad government in its fight against the Islamic State.

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“I think it’s a very difficult situation and I basically agree with the policies that we are currently following,” Clinton said. “And that is, American air support is available. American intelligence and surveillance is available. American trainers are trying to undo the damage that was done to the Iraqi army by former prime minister Maliki, who bears a very big part of the responsibility for what is happening inside of Iraq today.”

Source: Hillary Clinton: ‘No role whatsoever for American soldiers on the ground’ in Iraq – The Washington Post

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