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this is an abject failure the top U. S. commander in the fight against Islamic state under fire Wednesday from senators on both sides of the aisle testimony to the Senate Armed Services Committee general Lloyd Austin admitting setbacks helped load the fight in Syria and Iraq Austin revealing that only four or five Irian rebels trained by the U. S. are still fighting arsenal , hearing comes at the Pentagon's inspector general investigate whether intelligence reports were doctored to put a better spin on the U. S. or we die , Wednesday's hearing put the white house under increasing pressure to change course but for now president Obama said he's sticking with the plan relying mainly on you right airstrikes and ruling out boots on the ground