A file photo taken on January 26 shows US soldiers speaking as they train Iraq's 72nd Brigade taking part in a live-fire exercise in Basmaya base, southeast of Baghdad. Photo: AFP A file photo taken on January 26 shows US soldiers speaking as they train Iraq's 72nd Brigade taking part in a live-fire exercise in Basmaya base, southeast of Baghdad. Photo: AFP
A file photo taken on January 26 shows US soldiers speaking as they train Iraq's 72nd Brigade taking part in a live-fire exercise in Basmaya base, southeast of Baghdad. Photo: AFP

600 more US troops headed to Iraq in effort to retake Mosul from Islamic State

A file photo taken on January 26 shows US soldiers speaking as they train Iraq's 72nd Brigade taking part in a live-fire exercise in Basmaya base, southeast of Baghdad. Photo: AFP A file photo taken on January 26 shows US soldiers speaking as they train Iraq's 72nd Brigade taking part in a live-fire exercise in Basmaya base, southeast of Baghdad. Photo: AFP
A file photo taken on January 26 shows US soldiers speaking as they train Iraq's 72nd Brigade taking part in a live-fire exercise in Basmaya base, southeast of Baghdad. Photo: AFP
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