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What Can 200 U.S. Commandos Actually Accomplish in Iraq? | Foreign Policy

What Can 200 U.S. Commandos Actually Accomplish in Iraq? | Foreign Policy

A deadly U.S. special operations raid on a top Islamic State commander last May that swept up a trove of intelligence has become the gold standard for how the Obama administration envisions the secretive war against the militants. But the White House may be overburdening the limited number of American commandos on the ground with unrealistic expectations of turning the tide in Iraq and Syria.

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