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Top Iraqi Cleric Rejects Trump's Statements on US Troops

Iraq's most senior Shi'ite cleric has expressed his criticism of President Donald Trump's recent statement that U.S. troops should stay in Iraq to keep an eye on neighboring Iran. Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani is the latest Iraqi official to criticize Trump's remarks made to U.S. media in which he said U.S. troops are needed in Iraq so that America can "watch Iran." Al-Sistani says Iraq rejects serving as a launching pad to harm any other country. He spoke on...

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