According to the Russian satellite network quoted by Arabiya television, Iraqi Shiite militia peoples mobilization organization announced that five of its members were killed in a rocket attack at Baghdad airport and two of its guests were killed. The dead were in two cars leaving Baghdad airport.
Abu Mahdi mohammadis, the deputy leader of the Shiite militia who attacked the US embassy, was killed in a rocket attack in Baghdad, according to Arabiya television.
In addition, according to Arabian television and Sky News, general Qasim Sulaimani, commander of the special forces Holy City Brigade under the Islamic Revolutionary Guard of Iran, was killed in the attack in Baghdad.
On December 31, 2019, protesters attempted to attack the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, and the situation in the city intensified. After the funeral, a protest broke out outside the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad. The U.S. military used tear gas, protesters 1 stop the attack.
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.