How the U.S. Risks Being Roped Into a War Between Israel and Hezbollah

As violence and threats of future attacks escalate, the United States risks being sucked into the proxy conflict involving Iran

An Israeli militry vehicle patrols on the Israeli-Lebanese border near the village of Ghajar in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on August 26, 2019. Photo: Jalaa Marey/Getty Images

Israel’s decision to strike targets linked to Iran and Hebzollah puts the Pentagon in a tough position in Iraq, where an estimated 4,000 American troops are currently stationed.

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