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    The Defense Department is Considering a Recommendation That Would Send Ground Troops to Syria

    Too little too late. The Pentagon might be giving a recommendation to send ground forces into Syria for the first time. The move would be intended to speed up the battle against ISIS, and one defence official told CNN, “It’s possible that you may see conventional forces hit the ground in Syria for some period of time,” emphasising that the decision would be up to President Trump. Trump had previously asked the Defence Secretary for a proposal on how to deal with ISIS. Now the world waits to see what Trump’s response will be. 


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