US ally and Iran's neighbour, Iraq is caught in the middle

Iraq has been mediating between both sides, US and Iran, to try and avoid a crisis.

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    Iraq's prime minister says he's sending a delegation to the United States and Iran.

    There are concerns a military confrontation could lead to renewed conflict in Iraq, which is a US ally and Iran's neighbour.

    People in Iraq are hoping for a peaceful solution and hope their country will not be turned into a battleground again.

    Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford reports from Baghdad.


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