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NATO suspends Iraq training mission after Soleimani killing

Reuters Saturday, 4 January 2020
NATO has suspended training of Iraqi forces to ensure the safety of several hundred mission members amid fears for regional stability after a U.S. air strike in Baghdad killed a top Iranian general, an alliance spokesman said on Saturday.
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