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Inbox: "SCOTT BROWN STATEMENT ON JEANNE SHAHEEN'S FAILURE TO PROTECT AMERICANS FROM ISIS"
Unless there is some magical "integrated joint special technical operation" that will disable ISIL infrastructure.
"Defeating" IS requires cmd/cntrl/comms kinetic ops & high value leader targeting. Which, in turn, requires U.S. SOF to operate on ground.
What WH wants to say: "this won't be like Iraq at all, really." What WH is saying: "no ground, no combat troops, Obama made the decision."