Reshet Bet reported that King Abdullah II of Jordan asked the Americans for assistance in dealing with Iranian militias in Syria and Iraq.

According to the report, the Jordanian king raised the issue in his meeting with American President Joe Biden a few weeks ago during his visit to the United States, as well as in his meeting this week with American Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin. According to sources familiar with details of the talks, Jordanians are afraid the militias will attempt to destabilize the kingdom.