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US ready to move ‘additional assets’ to Mideast after Hamas attack

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US President Joe Biden said Tuesday that he is ready to order extra military forces to the Middle East in the wake of the bloody attack by Hamas on Israel.

“The United States has also enhanced our military force posture in the region to strengthen our deterrence,” Biden said in a White House speech, referring to the dispatch of an aircraft carrier group to the eastern Mediterranean.

“We stand ready to move in additional assets as needed.”

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