US has already moved towards training Iraqi forces
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The Iraqi prime minister is expected to meet the US president on Monday to discuss a possible full US troop withdrawal from his country
A US drone attack targeted a truck for an affiliate of the Iran-backed Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) in eastern Syria on Sunday, destroying the vehicle without causing any casualties, two Iraqi militia officials said.
While COVID itself has subsided in Iraq, COVID treatment centers have become deadly with the second massive fire in a few months
The United States accuses Iranian-backed militia groups of launching regular rocket attacks against its troops in Iraq.
Iraqi prime minister visits Pope Francis at the Vatican, discusses protecting, restoring Christian community
Christian population has shrunk to around 250,000 after years of terror by ISIS militants
Iraq depends on Iran for up to one third of its power
Egyptian, Jordanian and Iraqi leaders meet for third time in three years in Baghdad to discuss joint alliance and economic cooperation
The trilateral summit marks the first visit by an Egyptian political leader to Iraq in thirty years
US forces have been targeted by at least five drone attacks in Iraq this year, part of a new strategy by Iran-backed groups
In an attempt to limit the targeting of energy towers, the Iraqi government is using drones to protect the towers and identify the parties behind the attacks.