ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 15, 2019
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(Washington: Martha Raddatz) The State Department order for US personnel to leave the US embassy in Iraq due to a threat from Iran examined; scenes shown of the Baghdad embassy. [Senator Lindsey GRAHAM - wonders about the threat.] A statement from British Maj. Gen. Christopher Ghika of the joint task force that there is no new threat quoted. The "New York Times" story about 120,000 US troops noted. [President TRUMP - says he would send troops if attacked.] How unusual the embassy departure is discussed.
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