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U.S. Sending Advisers to Help Iraq Army Push on Mosul

By Yeganeh Torbati BAGHDAD, July 11 – U.S. forces will move advisers and other staff to an Iraqi airfield recaptured from Daesh to help locals organise a push on Mosul, the militants’ largest stronghold, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said before arriving in Baghdad on Monday. Iraqi government forces said on Saturday they took back control

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