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U.S. Ready to Sanction "Corrupt" Iraqi Officials for Protester Deaths

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Mon, 18 Nov 2019 20:21 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday, November 18th, told reporters at a press briefing that his administration is ready to impose sanctions on Iraqi officials who “steal the nation’s wealth and those involved in the deaths of protesters,” Reuters reported.

Pompeo stressed the U.S. will not stand idle which the “corrupt officials” make the Iraqi people suffer.

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