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U.S. to Send 700 More Soldiers to Iraq

The U.S. military is dispatching an Army battalion of at least 700 soldiers to Iraq from their base in Kuwait to provide extra security during a Shiite Muslim holiday period, three military officers said Wednesday. More broadly, a substantial number of U.S. and Iraqi security forces are being repositioned inside Iraq in anticipation of potential sectarian violence related to a Shiite pilgrimage this month marking the holiday, one official said. Full Story

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