Canada has their military on Muslim lands too. Afghanistan and Libya are two I know of. They are part of the British Commonwealth...a former dead superpower due to being over extended in the world.
“The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature.” ~ James Madison, Father of the Constitution
“We do not believe in aggressive or preventive war. Such war is the weapon of dictators, not of free democratic countries like the United States.”~ Truman, Sept 1, 1950