Obama to Send Military Advisors to Iraq

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The U.S. may take military action against Sunni militant groups and will send up to 300 military advisors to Iraq, President Obama said Thursday during a press conference. Iraq wants the U.S. to perform air strikes against the insurgents. We'll get the latest news on Iraq.


Max Boot, senior fellow for national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of "Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare from Ancient Times to the Present"

Phyllis Bennis, fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies and author of "Ending the Iraq War: A Primer"