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Iraqi PM denies authorizing US troops withdrawn from Syria to stay in Iraq


Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi has shortly denied giving green light to the US forces withdrawing from Syria to stay in Iraq.

He added that any presence of foreign soldiers on Iraqi territory must be authorized by the government.

Abdul-Mahdi stressed that his government is taking legal action in this regard within the framework of international law, calling on the international community and the United Nations to perform its duties in this regard."