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Saudi Arabia offers to send ground troops to Syria to fight Isis | The Guardian

Saudi Arabia offers to send ground troops to Syria to fight Isis | The Guardian

Saudi Arabia has offered for the first time to send ground troops to Syria to fight Islamic State, its defence ministry said on Thursday.

“The kingdom is ready to participate in any ground operations that the coalition (against Isis) may agree to carry out in Syria,” said military spokesman Brigadier General Ahmed al-Asiri during an interview with al-Arabiya TV news.

Source: Saudi Arabia offers to send ground troops to Syria to fight Isis | World news | The Guardian