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US embassies beefing up security ahead of Trump's expected announcement on Jerusalem

US embassies beefing up security ahead of Trump's expected announcement on Jerusalem

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Several teams of U.S. Marines will reinforce security at some American embassies in the Middle East, according to U.S. officials, in advance of President Donald Trump’s expected announcement that the U.S. embassy in Israel is moving to Jerusalem. The U.S. military has made prudent precautionary planning in the Mideast region if violence flares up following Trump's expected announcement, according to several U.S. officials. Trump is expected to officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on Wednesday and initiate the process of relocating the U.S. embassy to the city from Tel Aviv, two U.S. officials and a source close to the White House confirmed to ABC News Tuesday. U.S. officials said planning has been underway to send several Marine Fleet Anti-Terrorism Security Teams (F