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Outgoing Iraq PM says US troop ouster up to next government

WorldNews Wednesday, 15 January 2020
Outgoing Iraq PM says US troop ouster up to next governmentBAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's outgoing prime minister said Wednesday it was up to the next government to see through parliament's decision to oust U.S. troops. Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi's comments came ahead of planned protests against the American military presence in Iraq called for by an influential Shiite cleric. Meanwhile, Qatar has said it was seeking to play a mediating role amid escalating tensions following a U.S. drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in Baghdad. Abdul-Mahdi's government is in caretaker status following his resignation in December under pressure from mass...
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