June 26, 2022

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An Iraqi official on why the country’s government needs ‘radical measures’

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An Iraqi official on why the country's government needs 'radical measures'

The United States is drawing down its military presence in Iraq, reducing troops from 5,200 to 3,500 as part of a plan developed with the Iraqi government to hand over security responsibilities to its own forces. But the country also faces economic challenges that a new prime minister backed by the U.S. is struggling to solve. Nick Schifrin reports and talks to Ali Allawi, Iraq’s finance minister.

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