Russian media lied that US withdraws troops from Iraq, Pentagon denies fake news
The United States began withdrawing its military units from Iraq on Monday, February 10th, Russian news agency TASS reported, citing Saudi television channel Al Arabiya.
According to media reports, Americans have begun withdrawing troops from 15 military bases located in the Middle East.
The world is confronted with yet another fabrication of Russian propaganda. The
check in the entire array of information on the Al Arabiya channel there is no such massage.The Pentagon later categorically denied the “news”.
“The information that the US is withdrawing troops from 15 military bases in Iraq is not true. These messages are a lie. ” This was stated by the official representative of the Central Command of the US Armed Forces (SENTCOM), Lt. Col. Earl Brown, before the Russian TASS, which spread the lie and was reported in Bulgaria via BTA.