Qasem soleimani, commander of Irans al Quds brigade, was killed when a US air strike hit Baghdad International Airport early Wednesday morning, foreign media reported. According to the US Defense Department, President trump ordered the killing of suleymani. Meanwhile, the Iranian Revolutionary Guard confirmed the news of Sulaimanis death.
Just now, the former commander-in-chief of Irans Revolutionary Guard, Muhammad risayi, tweeted that he wanted severe retaliation against the United States.
An Iranian general was killed in an air strike in Baghdad
Reuters just said that U.S. officials confirmed that the United States had launched attacks on two Iranian related targets in Baghdad.
Reuters also said an Iraqi militia spokesman said a senior Iranian commander and an Iraqi militia commander had been killed.
Trump update Twitter: content only American flag without any text
On Thursday local time, the Pentagon said President trump had ordered the killing of Kasim solamani, a senior officer of Irans Islamic Revolutionary Guard, describing it as a decisive defensive action to protect U.S. personnel stationed abroad.. Solamani is making plans to attack U.S. diplomats and military personnel in Iraq and the (Middle East) region, the U.S. Department of Defense said. Solemani and his al Quds are responsible for the deaths of hundreds of Americans and coalition soldiers and the injuries of thousands. Prior to that, President trump just updated twitter with only one American flag and no text.