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this is a , Iraqi president bar Humm Sally said on Monday that president Donald Trump did not ask Iraq's permission for US troops stationed there to quote watch Iran Sunday was responding to comments made by trump in a CBS interview Sunday where trump said that American forces would remain at a U. S. based in Iraq to keep a close eye on neighboring Iran we spent a fortune on building this incredible based we might as well keep it and one of the reasons I want to keep it is because I want to be looking a little bit at around All I Want to do is be able to watch we have an unbelievable and expensive military base built in Iraq it's perfectly situated for looking at all over different parts of the troubled Middle East trump also double down on his disagreement with US intelligence chiefs who said Iran was not developing nuclear weapons I want them to give me their opinion but when I look at Iran I look at a ran as a nation , that has caused tremendous problem so when my intelligence people tell me how wonderful around as if you don't mind I'm going to just go by my own counts in the interview trump defended his decision to withdraw troops from Syria and said some of the troops will go to Iraq as we gain the remainder of the final remainder of the caliphate of the area %HESITATION there'll be going to our base in Iraq and ultimately some will be coming home while Islamic state now holds only a couple of villages in Syria having lost almost all of its territory in two thousand seventeen many experts believe the group could re emerge in Syria US does not maintain military pressure there