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Obama announces he is sending nearly 500 more U.S. troops to Iraq

Obama statement on ISIS and Ukraine


$400B F-35 jet program most expensive in history
The Pentagon has been developing the world’s most advanced fighter jet with the F-35 program, but it is behind schedule and over budget – with each plane costing $115 million. CBS News national security correspondent David Martin reports.

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