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Iraqi Parliament Votes To Expel U.S. Troops, Trump Threatens Sanctions

NPR Monday, 6 January 2020
Amid the fallout of the U.S. drone strike in Baghdad that killed an Iranian general, the Iraqi parliament voted to oust U.S. troops stationed in Iraq. President Trump threatened Iraq with sanctions.
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News video: Iraqi parliament approves measure ending foreign troop presence

Iraqi parliament approves measure ending foreign troop presence 01:49

Iraq's parliament on Sunday called on all foreign troops to be ordered out after the United States killed a top Iranian military commander and an Iraqi militia leader in Baghdad. Zachary Goelman reports.

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