BEIRUT, LEBANON (12:55 P.M.) – The Iraqi paramilitary Harakat Hezbollah Al-Nujaba threatened to attack the U.S. military in Iraq following President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, the Reuters News Agency reported on Thursday.

Harakat Al-Nujaba is Iranian backed and considered one of the largest paramilitaries that is operating inside Iraq.

In addition to their presence in Iraq, Harakat Al-Nujaba has many fighters inside Syria that fighting alongside the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and Hezbollah.

Harakat Al-Nujaba has been attacked by the U.S. forces in the past, due to their offensive that targeted the Tanf Military Base in southeast Homs.

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