The US government has warned its citizens to avoid traveling to Iraq.
The US State Department has told the Americans that they should avoid traveling to Iraq due to armed clashes. It is said in the statement of the US State Department that US citizens have a threat to things like violence and abduction within Iraq.
On September 28, 2018, the US State Department has ordered its council staff in Basra town of Iraq to leave immediately after leaving Iraq. The US government claims that its citizens have been attacked with grenades or other small arms in different areas of this country, including the Iraqi capital, Baghdad.