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# boots on the ground

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# boots on the ground
Thousands of US troops could be headed for Afghanistan after Trump decision
Under Barack Obama, troop levels in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria were closely managed by the White House.
# Special Forces
Boots on the ground: The US is sending in troops to bring the fight to Isis
Barack Obama says it will consist of “fewer than 50″ special forces.
# direct action
More US soldiers will be fighting IS in Iraq, but it's not quite 'boots on the ground'
The US military will be taking part in ‘direct action’ against Islamic State.