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    NATO to Begin Training Iraqi Forces in Jordan Soon - NATO Chief

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    Jens Stoltenberg said that NATO will soon begin training Iraqi military and police forces in Jordan and not in Iraq.

    BRUSSELS (Sputnik) NATO will soon begin training Iraqi military and police forces in Jordan and not in Iraq, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday.

    "We will start training the Iraqis in Jordan. The training will start soon," Stoltenberg said during a press conference in Brussels.

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