U.S. FLAGS BURNED AS IRAQIS, URGED ON BY KEY SHIITE CLERIC, PROTEST SYRIA AIRSTRIKES

U.S. FLAGS BURNED AS IRAQIS, URGED ON BY KEY SHIITE CLERIC, PROTEST SYRIA AIRSTRIKES

AFTER WITHDRAWING FROM IRAQ IN 2011 AFTER A YEARS-LONG OCCUPATION, U.S. TROOPS RETURNED TO THE COUNTRY IN 2014 TO HELP FIGHT THE ISLAMIC STATE GROUP.

American military support at the head of an international coalition helped Iraqi forces to roll back the jihadis and eventually declare victory over IS in December.

BAGHDAD – Thousands of Iraqis took to the streets in several cities on Sunday to protest U.S.-led strikes on Syria, following a call by influential Shiite cleric Moqtada Sadr. “Stop destroying Syria as you destroyed our...

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