According to Fox News, moments after acting Secretary of Defense Chris Miller announced that the U.S. would withdraw 500 troops from Iraq and 2000 from Afghanistan, Iraqi intelligence said at least four rockets were fired at the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad.
Iraqi intelligence says at least 4 rockets fired at U.S. Embassy in Baghdad moments after U.S. acting defense secretary announces partial withdrawal of American forces from the country.
— Lucas Tomlinson (@LucasFoxNews) November 17, 2020
“Many here at the Pentagon warned troop withdrawals could tempt the Shia militias to test US resolve,” tweets Fox News’ Jennifer Griffin.
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