US soldiers wearing protective masks during a handover ceremony of Taji military base from US-led coalition troops to Iraqi security forces in Baghdad, Iraq in August 2020. Photo: Reuters US soldiers wearing protective masks during a handover ceremony of Taji military base from US-led coalition troops to Iraqi security forces in Baghdad, Iraq in August 2020. Photo: Reuters
US soldiers wearing protective masks during a handover ceremony of Taji military base from US-led coalition troops to Iraqi security forces in Baghdad, Iraq in August 2020. Photo: Reuters
Iraq

US set to formalise end of combat mission in Iraq by the end of the year

  • US forces will continue the transition toward training and advising Iraqi forces, officials said
  • ‘The Biden administration wants to stay in Iraq because the Iraqi government has invited us and requested that we continue to do so,’ a senior official said

Topic |   Iraq
US soldiers wearing protective masks during a handover ceremony of Taji military base from US-led coalition troops to Iraqi security forces in Baghdad, Iraq in August 2020. Photo: Reuters US soldiers wearing protective masks during a handover ceremony of Taji military base from US-led coalition troops to Iraqi security forces in Baghdad, Iraq in August 2020. Photo: Reuters
US soldiers wearing protective masks during a handover ceremony of Taji military base from US-led coalition troops to Iraqi security forces in Baghdad, Iraq in August 2020. Photo: Reuters
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