No timetable for withdrawal of troops after US, Iraq talks

A U.S. Army soldier guards a position at Camp Swift, northern Iraq, on Sept. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Susannah George, File)

BAGHDAD — The mission of U.S. forces in Iraq has shifted to training and advisory roles, allowing for redeployment of combat forces remaining in the country, U.S. and Iraq delegates said Wednesday, after a third round of strategic U.S.-Iraq talks.