Iraq
Donald Trump's son-in-law beats US secretary of state to Iraq

 Donald Trump's son-in-law beats US secretary of state to Iraq


Greg Hicks, spokesman for General Dunford, said that Mr Kushner was "travelling on behalf of the president to express the president's support and commitment to the government of Iraq and US personnel currently engaged in the campaign." But the presence of a man with no foreign policy experience on such a crucial trip has been greeted with surprise. “Kushner in Iraq before the National Security Advisor or Secretary of State,” tweeted Ben Rhodes, Barack Obama’s foreign policy adviser. “Totally normal.”