Donald Trump threatens to harm Iraq financially. Addressing Iran, he said, If America is harmed anywhere, there will be a strong response.
Foreign Minister Mike Pompeo says the United States is preparing for all kinds of retaliation, including cyber-attacks.
US President Donald Trump said Iraq would impose tougher sanctions if US troops were expelled. They expressed concern that the US military could be deployed in Iraq and in eastern Syria.
Foreign Office spokesman Morgan Ortigas says disappointment over the decision to remove the Iraqi parliament’s coalition forces. Iraqi leaders must review the presence of a global alliance to defeat ISIS, he said.