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Germany–Iraq relations

Germany and the Netherlands suspend military training mission in Iraq citing escalating tensions in the region with Iran.

Germany's Bundeswehr has halted its military training exercises in Iraq amid heightened tensions in the region. The US has put troops on high alert and removed nonemergency diplomatic staff from Baghdad and Erbil.

  1. Deutsche Welle
  2. Reuters
Germany suspends Iraq training mission as US pulls out diplomatic staff | DW | 15.05.2019

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  1. Germany suspends its military training mission in Iraq citing escalating tensions in the region with Iran according to Germany's Ministry of Defence.
  2. Germany and the Netherlands suspend military training mission in Iraq citing escalating tensions in the region with Iran.

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