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Germany to cut troop numbers in Iraq after Soleimani's killing

Reuters Tuesday, 7 January 2020
Germany is moving some of its military personnel from Iraq to neighboring countries over security concerns, the government told lawmakers, days after the killing of a top Iranian military commander in a U.S. drone strike.
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