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SPAIN WITHDRAWS TROOPS FROM BAGHDAD AFTER IRANIAN MISSILES STRIKE IRAQI BASES HOUSING US SOLDIERS

Laura | January 13, 2020

Spanish soldiers have been withdrawn from Iraq amid mounting tensions between the US and Iran.

Ten Spanish troops that were part of a NATO operation in Baghdad have now been moved to Kuwait.

Spain has an additional 550 troops stationed at the Besmayah base, southeast of Baghdad.

Written by Laura