US President Donald Trump threatens Iraq and Iran after Iraqi Parliament demand US troops to leave.
US President Donald Trump threatens
Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi called the attack that killed Soleimani “a massive breach of sovereignty” and a “clear breach of the terms of the American forces’ presence.”
President Trump has threatened severe sanctions against Iraq after its parliament called on US troops to leave the country.
Talking to reporters, he said Iraq would have also to pay Washington for the cost of an expensive air base there.
Meanwhile, State Department spokeswoman said in Washington has urged Iraqi leaders to reconsider the importance of the two nations’ ongoing economic and security relationship.
More than 5,000 U.S. troops remain in Iraq, most in an advisory role.