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Has Trump lost Iraq to Russia over his Drone Strike on Baghdad Airport?

American Occupation of Iraq (ODT)

Hassan al-Kaabi, the deputy speaker of the Iraqi parliament, called on Washington Thursday to accelerate its preparations to pull US troops out of Iraq, and to leave Iraq’s affairs to the Iraqis. Al-Kaabi was nominated to his position by the Sairun Party of prominent Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr.

Al-Kaabi’s ire against the US was further provoked by secretary of state Mike Pompeo’s condemnation of the Iraqi security forces for violently repressing a demonstration in the holy city of Najaf on Wednesday, leaving dozens wounded and some dead.

via Has Trump lost Iraq to Russia over his Drone Strike on Baghdad Airport?