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U.S. to Deploy Special Operations Forces in Syria: Officials – NBC News

U.S. to Deploy Special Operations Forces in Syria: Officials – NBC News

The U.S. will send a small number of U.S. special operations forces into Syria as part of a shift in its strategy against ISIS, officials said Friday.

A senior administration official confirmed that President Barack Obama has authorized a contingent of less than 50 special operations forces to deploy into northern Syria.

Source: U.S. to Deploy Special Operations Forces in Syria: Officials – NBC News