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Consider ground troops to combat IS - Cruz

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 01:22

In a speech focusing on national security, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz says the U.S. should listen to military experts about what troops are necessary to combat Islamic State. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz said on Thursday the United Sates should listen to military experts about what troops are necessary to combat the Islamic State militant group rather than viewing boots on the ground as a display of strength. "We need to rely on the expert military judgment as to the tools necessary to carry out that objective... including using whatever ground troops are necessary," said Cruz, a U.S. senator from Texas in a speech at the Heritage Foundation.

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Consider ground troops to combat IS - Cruz

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 01:22