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President Donald Trump pays unannounced visit to US troops in Iraq | DW |

The visit to the Al-Asad Airbase west of the capital, Baghdad, comes just a week after Trump unsettled his military advisers and international allies, including in Iraq, by announcing that he would withdraw US troops from neighboring Syria, where they have also been helping in the fight against extremist militants.

It was the first visit Trump has paid to troops in a troubled region, and he has previously faced criticism on that score.

Trump makes unannounced visit to US troops in Iraq | The Guardian |
President Trump and First Lady make surprise trip to Iraq to visit troops | CNBC |

Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.

by Oui on Wed Dec 26th, 2018 at 10:26:48 PM EST
The "unsettled allies" in Iraq has voted in parliament to get the foreign troops out of Iraq, now that ISIS is defeated. So I don't think they are that unsettled.
by fjallstrom on Wed Dec 26th, 2018 at 11:19:18 PM EST
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