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Iraq / ISIS Crisis / US Policy / Earnest Interview #1071712

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The problems with analyzing US policy re; fighting the ISIS militants outlined. [President OBAMA - says there will be nom combat mission in Iraq.] [Secretary of State John KERRY - says ISIS must be defeated.] [Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. Marin DEMPSEY - says US advisers may be used.] A "New York Times" editorial on Dempsey's statements quoted. [Dormer Defense Secretary Robert GATES - says there WILL be boots on the ground.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier discussion held with [White House press secretary Josh about the US policy for Iraq statements. [EARNEST - explains Dempsey's explanations of military scenarios for US military advisers; states there is now a new government in Iraq that reflects the nation's diversity.]

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