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Kurdish Soldiers And Iraqi Police Fighting Back Against Militants

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Kurdish soldiers and Iraqi police have been fighting back as Islamic militants take control of Kirkuk.

Security forces managed to regain control of the city by spreading out across the region in several tense battles. The crisis in Iraq however is only intensifying, and the government's control quickly slipping away.

President Barack Obama deployed 300 military advisers to Iraq but he emphasized they would not be in a combat role, unless the situation calls for it.

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