Iraqi Army

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The country's extremist problem goes way beyond ISIS. And unless the state fixes its governance troubles, it will have to fight this war all over again.


"Our means and our current level of effort are not aligned with our ends," McCain said. "That suggests we are not winning, and when you are not winning in war, you are losing."


The US will send up to 450 more personnel in non-combat roles to assist Iraqi security forces and tribal militaries to combat the Islamic State, also known as ISIL