Trump Made a Mess of His Trip to Visit Troops in Iraq

The president lied to service members, offended Iraqis, and may have revealed the location of a special operations unit

Rolling Stone
Dec 27, 2018 · 5 min read
President Donald Trump speaks to members of the US military during an unannounced trip to Al Asad Air Base in Iraq, December 26, 2018. Photo: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

By Ryan Bort

President Donald Trump had been scheduled to close out 2018 with a 16-day vacation at Mar-a-Lago, up from the 11 days he spent at the…

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