US embassy personnel in Baghdad safe, no evacuation planned

US personnel at the American embassy in Baghdad, which has come under attack by pro-Iran protesters, are safe and there are no plans to evacuate, the State Department said Tuesday. "Our first priority is the safety and security of US personnel,"...

US embassy personnel in Baghdad safe, no evacuation planned

US embassy personnel in Baghdad safe, no evacuation plannedUS personnel at the American embassy in Baghdad, which has come under attack by pro-Iran protesters, are safe and there are no plans to evacuate, the State Department said Tuesday. "Our first priority is the safety and security of US personnel," a State Department spokesperson said in a statement. "US personnel are secure and there has been no breach," the spokesperson said.