Exclusive – Pentagon raises alarm about sharp drop in Iraqi refugees coming to U.S.

FILE PHOTO: American soldiers are seen at the U.S. army base in Qayyara, south of Mosul October 25, 2016. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani/File Photo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Military officials are sounding the alarm inside the Trump administration about the sharp drop in admission to the United States of Iraqi refugees who have helped American troops in battle, said two U.S. officials aware of the internal discussions. The Pentagon is concerned that not providing safe haven to more of the […]

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