Washington orders some U.S. government employees to leave Iraq

Credit: Reuters- Published on May 15, 2019
The U.S. State Department on Wednesday ordered the departure of "non-emergency government employees" from Iraq, the U.S. embassy in Baghdad said in a statement.

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Published on May 15, 2019 -  02:16
U.S. orders some staff out of Iraq amid rising tensions with Iran
Washington ordered the departure of non-emergency government employees from Iraq on Wednesday, after repeated U.S. expressions of concern about threats from Iranian-backed forces. Zachary Goelman reports.

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