Latest report from FNC’s Jennifer Griffin at the Pentagon – more troops headed to Iraq (click to read)

Jennifer Griffin

Below are notes from Jennifer:

President informed Congress he was sending 200 additional US troops into Iraq Monday. Another 100 US troops were already announced but are now being moved into theater for an estimated 750 US troops now on the ground.


90 US troops are operating a joint operations center in Baghdad

90 US Special Forces are assessing the Iraqi armed forces

470 US troops are providing security at the US Embassy –


Another 100 US military personnel were in Iraq when ISIS began making gains.