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Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014
Obama at Centcom: No combat for U.S. troops
President Barack Obama speaks to service men and women at MacDill Air Force Base Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 in Tampa. The President arrived in Tampa on Tuesday evening and met with Centcom commander Gen. Lloyd Austin III and other leaders at MacDill, including members of the Centcom international coalition. CHRIS URSO/STAFF
President Obama, in Tampa for a briefing with Centcom, reiterated his long-standing position on how to battle the Islamic State militants: no American ground troops.
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