PBS NewsHour

Are U.S. military leaders prepared to withdraw from Iraq?

Clip: 01/11/2020 | 4m 19s Video has closed captioning.

Iraq’s government is demanding that U.S. troops leave the country in the wake of last week's drone strike that killed an Iranian general and an Iraqi militia commander. But on Friday, as violent protests continued in Iraq, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the U.S. would not withdraw. The Washington Post’s Baghdad Bureau Chief Louisa Loveluck joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss.

Aired: 01/11/20

Rating: NR

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