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McCain urges ground troops to defeat Isis: ‘They’re winning, and we’re not’ – The Guardian

The Guardian McCain urges ground troops to defeat Isis: 'They're winning, and we're not'The GuardianSenator John McCain has warned that the Islamic State (Isis) is winning in Iraq and Syria, and that the United States needs to deploy ground troops … Continue reading

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Turkey’s President Calls for Ground Troops to Fight Islamic State – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Turkey's President Calls for Ground Troops to Fight Islamic StateWall Street JournalTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday the besieged Syrian city of Kobani was in imminent danger of falling to Islamic State and called on the … Continue reading

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Islamic State gains ground in besieged Kurdish town despite US air strike – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald Islamic State gains ground in besieged Kurdish town despite US air strikeSydney Morning HeraldMursitpinar, Turkey-Syria border: A single United States air strike overnight did little to halt the advance of Islamic State militants into the centre of … Continue reading

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Chinese borrowers break new ground

Bank of Communications $ 1.2bn bond is first by a mainland parent Asia homepage

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Obama Promises Again Not to Send Ground Troops to Fight Militants – New York Times

New York Times Obama Promises Again Not to Send Ground Troops to Fight MilitantsNew York TimesPresident Obama on Wednesday told soldiers at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Fla., that they would not be sent into combat against Islamic militants … Continue reading

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Obama Promises Again Not to Send Ground Troops to Fight Militants – New York Times

New York Times Obama Promises Again Not to Send Ground Troops to Fight MilitantsNew York TimesPresident Obama on Wednesday told soldiers at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Fla., that they would not be sent into combat against Islamic militants … Continue reading

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Barack Obama silences generals on US ground troops in Iraq – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Barack Obama silences generals on US ground troops in IraqTelegraph.co.ukPresident Barack Obama today decisively silenced speculation by America's generals that US ground troops could return to Iraq in a rare example of the White House publicly overruling the military. … Continue reading

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Iraq PM rules out foreign ground troops

Prime minister says Iraq has sufficient forces to take on Islamist extremists without foreign troops as Obama says US has no combat mission Asia homepage

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Obama: US Won’t Commit Ground Troops to Combat in Iraq – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Obama: US Won't Commit Ground Troops to Combat in IraqWall Street JournalPresident Obama, center, with Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, and Gen. Lloyd Austin of U.S. Central Command, right, at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa on … Continue reading

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US General Open to Ground Forces in Fight Against ISIS in Iraq – New York Times

New York Times US General Open to Ground Forces in Fight Against ISIS in IraqNew York TimesComments by Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on the United States' campaign … Continue reading

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