Thousands of mourners were buried in Baghdad after Irans major general was killed by US forces

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 Thousands of mourners were buried in Baghdad after Irans major general was killed by US forces


In order to ensure the safety of funeral activities, the main roads and bridges in Baghdad have been blocked in advance. Starting from kadimia District in the north of Baghdad, the coffin carrying convoy went to the center of Baghdad. Thousands of mourners gathered around the convoy and shouted anti American slogans along the way.

Prime Minister Abdul Mehdi of the caretaker government of Iraq, heads of major political parties, ministers and commanders of Iraqi government forces and peoples mobilization organizations also joined the funeral procession.

According to local media reports, the coffin convoy will travel to the Shiite holy cities of Karbala and Najaf in southern Iraq. The body of muhandis will be buried in Najaf, and the body of Sulaimani will be transported back to Iran for burial.

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