U.S. conducting airstrikes to help Iraq retake Tikrit




 
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March 25th, 2015  
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Topic: U.S. conducting airstrikes to help Iraq retake Tikrit


WASHINGTON (AP) At Iraq's request, the U.S. began airstrikes in Tikrit on Wednesday in support of a stalled Iraqi ground offensive to retake the city from Islamic State fighters. The bombing marked a significant expansion of the U.S. military role in Iraq.




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