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Pentagon report says intel not falsified in anti-IS fight

Members of the Iraqi special forces Counter Terrorism Service walk with an Islamic State group flag as they advance in Mosul's eastern al-Karamah neighbourhood in January 2017Leaders at the US military's Central Command did not falsify intelligence relating to the fight against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria, a Pentagon report said Wednesday. Intelligence analysts in 2015 had complained that senior military officials altered assessments so as to downplay the strength of IS, and an interim congressional report released last year found frequent attempts to distort or suppress intel. "Only a few witnesses described intelligence assessments as false, and they did not provide specific examples that supported the allegation," the report states.