Iraqi Militia Commander Visits Lebanese-Israeli Border

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The head of the Iran-backed Iraqi Shiite militia, Asaib Al-Haq, visited Lebanon's border with Israel accompanied by members of Hezbollah, a video that went viral on social media showed.

The footage, which was first aired by Asaib Ahl al-Haq al-Ahd TV station Thursday night, showed Qais Al-Khazali in his military uniform touring the Lebanese side of the southern border.

"We are here to declare full readiness to stand together with the Lebanese people and the Palestinian cause in the face of the Israeli occupation", Al-Khazali said in the video.