US Defense Secretary Denies Reuters Report Saying US Not Leaving Iraq

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Defense Secretary Mark Esper told Pentagon reporters, following reports by Reuters and other media of a U.S. military letter about a withdrawal, that the United States has no plans to pull out militarily from Iraq. “There’s been no decision whatsoever to leave Iraq,” Esper said, when asked about the letter, adding there had also been no plans issued to prepare … Read More

U.S. Military Telling Iraq That It Will Leave The Country

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The United States military has wrote to Iraq that it will pull out of the country and would be re-positioning forces over the next few days and weeks, a letter seen by Reuters showed. It was not immediately clear what the numbers of troops or when they would leave, but helicopters could be heard flying over Baghdad during the night. … Read More

Iraq Prime Minister & Parliament Tells US To Leave

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The Iraqi Prime Minister and the Parliament of Iraq have asked the United States Military to leave Iraq. The Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi condemned the US in what he called the “assassination” of both the Iranian Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani and Iraqi militia commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis in the U.S. airstrike in Baghdad. Saying that the airstrike … Read More

U.S. Citizens Told To Depart Iraq Immediately

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The United States is urging all American citizens in Iraq to leave immediately for fear of reprisals from the US strike that killed top Iranian and Iraqi commanders. The US embassy in Baghdad said in a statement that US citizens should depart via airline while possible, and failing that, to other countries via land. The State Department also said the embassy … Read More

Iran Vows Severe Revenge On U.S. for Killing Military Leader Soleimani

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Iran is vowing to seek a harsh revenge on the United States after an American airstrike in Iraq killed Iran’s most powerful military leader, the powerful Islamic Guard Quds Force commander named Qasem Soleimani. Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said a “harsh retaliation is waiting for the criminals whose filthy hands spilled his blood.” “The great nation of Iran … Read More

US Embassy Attacked By Iran Militia As Iraqi Forces Watch

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Members and supporters of an Iranian-backed militia have attacked the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes. Hundreds of angry attackers affiliated with the Iranian-backed militia shouted “Death to America” as they attacked the US Embassy and broke into the embassy compound in Baghdad trapping US diplomats inside. The attack on the embassy was in response to U.S. … Read More

Iran Vows ‘Consequences’ For US After Strikes Against Iran Militia In Iraq & Syria

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Iran has warned the US of “consequences” after Washington carried out airstrikes against an Iranian militia group in Iraq and Syria. It’s reported that at least 25 people were killed and 51 wounded in the US airstrikes that targeted five facilities in Iraq and Syria controlled by the Kataib Hezbollah Militia of Iran. Kataib Hezbollah is a militia group that is a … Read More

U.S. Strikes Iran’s Proxy Militias In Iraq & Syria

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The United States military has struck five targets in Iraq and Syria controlled by an Iranian paramilitary group, the Pentagon said. This was a counter-strike in response to a rocket attack on a U.S. base in Iraq where several US troops were wounded and an American civilian contractor was killed. The airstrikes, carried out by Air Force F-15E fighter planes, … Read More

American Killed & US Troops Wounded When 30 Rockets Hit Iraq Base

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An American civilian contractor was killed and several US troops wounded after a rocket attack on a coalition base in Kirkuk, Iraq, military officials said. It’s reported that as many as 30 rockets were fired into the military base, and security forces were said to have found a launchpad for Katyusha rockets inside an abandoned vehicle near the base. The … Read More

ISIS Beheads Christians On Christmas In Message To World

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ISIS jihadists have released a video claiming to show the execution of blindfolded Christians in Nigeria in a barbaric act that was clearly timed to coincide with Christmas. “This is a message to Christians all over the world,” a masked man says in the one-minute video posted online by the terror group’s Amaq news agency. As the Christians were beheaded, … Read More