Iraq Deploys 27,000 Troops to Retake Tikrit From Islamic StateLooks like Iraq has had enough of ISIS and now is deploying 27,000 troops to retake the city of Tikrit from Islamic State, in a mission that will test the military’s ability to stage major offensives against the group before trying to capture its stronghold in Mosul. According to reports their in the Mideast Shiite militias, are backing up police and army soldiers. The forces will also seek to liberate other areas in the Salahuddin province, where Tikrit is located. FULL REPORT