PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Iraqi president objects to Trump's Iran comments

Clip: 02/04/2019 | 4m 24s Video has closed captioning.

In our Monday news wrap, Iraqi President Barham Salih slammed President Trump for suggesting U.S. troops might stay in Iraq to monitor Iran, saying Iraq had not been consulted about the possibility and that U.S. troops are in Salih’s country solely to fight extremist groups. Meanwhile, leaders from 10 European Union states backed opposition leader Juan Guaido as Venezuela's interim president.

Aired: 02/04/19

Rating: NR

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