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June 16th, 2014
05:23 PM ET

Expert: 'Dozens' of Americans fighting with ISIS in Iraq

(CNN) – Militants from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) continue an offensive that has seen vast swaths of northern Iraq fall out of government hands.

And there are likely Americans fighting alongside the militant group. Acting director for the Rand Corporation's international security and defense policy center says "dozens" of Americans are fighting with ISIS in Iraq.

Check out the video above for our interview with Rand Corporation's Seth Jones.

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