Qais al-Khazali, Asaib Ahl al-Haq militia leader, takes Iran’s fight to Israel

“We announce that we are fully prepared and ready to stand as one with the Lebanese people with the Palestinian cause,” said Qais al-Khazali, the Baghdad-born leader of the Iraqi-based Asaib Ahl al-Haq militia. (Associated Press/File)

JERUSALEM – The prominent Iraqi Shiite militia leader can be clearly seen, standing with militants from the Lebanese Hezbollah movement and issuing threats to Israel from across the northern border in Lebanon. “I am here with my brothers from Hezbollah,” Qais al-Khazali, the Baghdad-born leader of the Iraqi-based Asaib Ahl al-Haq militia. “We announce that we…