By Austin Wright and Philip Ewing
7/7/15 4:11 PM EDT
Updated 7/7/15 10:36 PM E
Defense Secretary Ash Carter caused a stir Tuesday when he told the Senate Armed Services Committee that the $500 million program to train and equip “moderate” Syrian rebels to take on the Islamic State had so far yielded just 60 vetted candidates.
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