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Carter Says UAE Will Put Special Forces in Syria – ABC News
100110-N-0803S-001 MANAMA, Bahrain (Jan. 10, 2010) Rear Adm. Thomas Cropper, deputy commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command, congratulates United Arab Emirates soldiers on their completion of a U.S. Coast Guard visit, board, search and seizure course. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nathan Schaeffer/Released)

Carter Says UAE Will Put Special Forces in Syria – ABC News

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says a key Persian Gulf ally has agreed to send special forces soldiers to Syria to assist in the development of local Sunni Arab fighters focused on recapturing Raqqa, the Islamic State group’s capital.

Carter made the comment after meeting Friday at his Brussels hotel with his counterpart from the United Arab Emirates.

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