Get Out! State Dept. Tells Employees To Leave Iraq

IRAQ-US-DIPLOMACY

The State Department is warning U.S. citizens not to travel to Iraq, saying there's a high risk for violence and kidnapping. 

The department today ordered all non-emergency U.S. government employees to leave the country as tensions mount between the U.S. and Iran. 

The department said employees working in the U.S. embassy in Baghdad and a consulate in northern Iraq were instructed to leave.

Click Here for the latest on the U.S.-Iran tensions

Photo Source: Getty Images

The Morning Rush

The Morning Rush

Want to know more about The Morning Rush? Get their official bio, social pages & articles on 1290 WJNO! Read more

title

Content Goes Here