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US Administration: Americans in Iraq vulnerable to violence, abduction


US Administration revealed Sunday fears that its nationals in Iraq are vulnerable to violence and kidnapping.


A statement posted on the State Department's official website added that "Many terrorist and insurgent groups are active in Iraq and regularly attack Iraqi security forces and civilians.

The statement highlighted the notorious role of Iran-allied militias in Iraq. 


"Sectarian militias could also threaten American citizens and Western companies throughout Iraq," the statement read.