Wednesday, 18 July, 2018

Iraqi paramilitary group: US troops may become targets after US Jerusalem decision

Palestinian protesters run during clashes with Israeli troops at a protest against U.S. President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel Iraqi paramilitary group: US troops may become targets after US Jerusalem decision
Melinda Barton | 08 December, 2017, 00:29

"U.S. government facilities worldwide remain in a heightened state of alert", the warning read.

The State Department issued a "Worldwide Caution" as President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper dealings with Russia MORE announced the us would begin recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

The statement further said, 'As terrorist attacks, political upheaval, and violence often take place without any warning, U.

Not only Iraq is protesting this decision of trump. That advisory, which cautions that "the possibility of random violence continues to exist and can happen without warning", is still in effect. "These facilities may temporarily close or periodically suspend public services to assess their security posture".

In addition, the US embassy in London posted an urgent "security message" on its verified Twitter account, warning Americans in Great Britain "of the need for caution and personal awareness" after the president's controversial declaration.

"Americans in Jordan are encouraged to maintain a low profile and to remain alert to developments", the message said.

"U.S. citizens overseas are urged to monitor the local news and maintain contact with the nearest us embassy or consulate", the State Department, according to The Hill, said on Wednesday.

He also proclaimed Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

The Palestinians want the eastern sector as the capital of their future state. "No civilized, democratic and peace-loving people will tolerate it".

The US Ambassador was summoned to Iraq for making "protest" from the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Iraq, because of the unprecedented decision by trump, which he recognized Israel's capital Jerusalem.

A number of world powers, including Germany, Turkey, and Russian Federation, expressed grave concern over the Trump administration's decision.

Terming the USA decision "naive" and "dangerous" for global peace, the separatists said these unilateral and anti-Muslim decisions were bound to deteriorate and damage the already fragile peace and tranquillity of the world.

Israel captured East Jerusalem in 1967; it is now home to more than a quarter million Palestinians.