US to Remove Iraq From Travel-Ban List – Wall Street Journal (subscription)

WASHINGTON—The White House’s decision to remove Iraq from a list of countries subject to a travel ban came amid concerns in Washington and Baghdad the ban would undercut relations with a critical ally in the fight against Islamic State.

There was pushback in Iraq and at the Pentagon after President Donald Trump, citing terrorism concerns, signed an executive order suspending travel to the U.S. for people from seven Muslim-majority…

US to Remove Iraq From Travel-Ban List – Wall Street Journal (subscription)

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