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U.S. advisers may take forward positions in Iraq fighting

MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE Fla. - Some U.S. military advisers could end up in front-line positions in the fight against Islamic State militants, the White House said on Wednesday, although President Barack Obama vowed that America would not fight another ground war in Iraq.