US Secretary of State Pompeo makes unannounced trip to Iraq

US Secretary of State Pompeo makes unannounced trip to Iraq

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made an unannounced visit to Baghdad on Tuesday and met with the Iraqi prime minister. Pompeo said later that he made the trip to assure the Iraqi leadership that the US ’stood ready to continue to ensure that Iraq is a sovereign, independent nation’. Pompeo’s visit comes amid growing tensions with Iran.

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