US Not Taking Sides in Iraqi-Kurdish Skirmishes

October 17, 2017 11:24 AM
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The United States, which has supported Iraqi forces and helped train Kurdish fighters, is urging calm in the skirmish over Kirkuk. President Donald Trump weighed in Monday saying Washington will "not take sides" in the clashes. VOA Pentagon correspondent Carla Babb has more.