epa07794657 Members of Iran backed armed group Kataib Hezbollah (Hezbollah Brigades) carry their flag during the funeral of their leader Abu Ali al-Debbi, who was killed in a drone attack a day earlier near the Iraqi western border with Syria, at the funeral procession in Baghdad, Iraq, 26 August 2019.  Abu Ali al-Debbi, the chief of logistical support of Iraqi Hezbollah Brigades, was killed late 25 August 2019, near the western border with Syria in an Israeli drone strike in Al-Qaim while on a patrol near the Iraqi borders, Iraqi Shiite Popular Mobilization Forces said in a statement.  EPA/MURTAJA LATEEF
The Iran-backed Kataib Hezbollah (Hezbollah Brigades) have been fighting a campaign against US forces in Iraq since 2004. EPA

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