Jan 15, 2005
Iraqi Security Force Troops Grow to Nearly 4,000
Moaul, Iraq -- In an effort to provide enhanced security and stability for the Jan. 30 elections, Iraqi Security Forces have increased the number of troops in northern Iraq.
Currently there are nearly 4,000 Iraqi Security Forces in the Mosul area. Their forces include members of the Iraqi National Guard and Iraqi Regular Army. Troops will continue to move into the area as the elections draw closer.
The increase in Iraqi Security Forces will provide additional security to allow the citizens of Iraq to vote.
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