U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd Austin, commander of the U.S. Central Command, left, shakes hands with Iraq’s Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi in Baghdad on Wednesday. President Barack Obama is sending 450 more troops to train Iraqi fighters.
U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd Austin, commander of the U.S. Central Command, left, shakes hands with Iraq’s Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi in Baghdad on Wednesday. President Barack Obama is sending 450 more troops to train Iraqi fighters. Uncredited The Associated Press
U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd Austin, commander of the U.S. Central Command, left, shakes hands with Iraq’s Defense Minister Khaled al-Obeidi in Baghdad on Wednesday. President Barack Obama is sending 450 more troops to train Iraqi fighters. Uncredited The Associated Press

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