Iran vows to respond for Soleimani killing

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Iran promised to seek revenge for a U S S strike knee Baghdad's airport that killed the mastermind of its interventions across the Middle East and the. US said Friday. It was sending thousands more troops to the region as tensions soared in the wake of the targeted killing the death of General General Qasim Sulejmani. The head of Iran's elite cuts force marks a major escalation in the standoff between Washington and Iran which is careened from one crisis to another since donald trump imposed crippling sanctions and withdrew from the two thousand fifteen nuclear deal without even having having read it the targeted strike and any retaliation by Iran could ignite a conflicts that engulfs the whole region endangering. US troops in Iraq Syria and beyond over the last. Two decades. Solely Mani has assembled a network of heavily-armed allies stretching all the way to southern Lebanon on Israel's doorstep the US has urged American citizens to leave Iraq immediately. Following the morning airstrike at Baghdad's international airport. Iran's state TV said killed Sulejmani and nine others. The State Department said the embassy in Baghdad which was attacked by Iran backed militiamen and their supporters earlier. This week is closed and all consular services have been suspended. The strike on an access road near Baghdad's airport was carried out Friday by an American drone. So lemani had just disembarked from a plane. Arriving from either Syria or Lebanon a senior Iraqi security officials said the blast tore his body to pieces along with that of Abu Mattie Alma Handy Deputy Commander of the Iranian backed militias in Iraq known as the popular mobilization allies ation forces. A senior politician said Souleymane. His body was identified by the ring he wore. Iran state TV said on Friday that ten and people were killed including five revolution regard members and Souleymane. His son-in-law Donald Trump proclaimed on Friday that he ordered the killing of the talk talk Iranian general to stop a war not start one but in the tents aftermath the Pentagon braced for retaliation by sending more troops to the Middle East Democrats complain that trump hadn't even consulted congress and some worried that the strike made war more likely the ramifications nations of trump's decision to kill Soleimani was still coming into focus last night the could include an end to the US military partnership with Iraq in fighting the Islamic estate extremist group cuisine. Sulejmani wasn't just an infamous terrorist organizer in one of the regime's most powerful officials. He was also one of Donald. Trump's social social media antagonists many Americans. I heard of the general in two thousand eighteen when he started arguing with trump via memes on instagram for a high level commander in regime that bans most major social media platforms for its citizens. Sola Mani was unusually Internet savvy yesterday the US Vice President. Mike Pence took to twitter himself to justify the killing of Sulejmani falsely claiming that he helped the perpetrators data's of nine eleven meanwhile further airstrikes targeting Iraq's popular mobilization forces umbrella grouping of Iran backed Shiite militias delicious near Camp Taji north of Baghdad have killed six people and critically wounded three in Iraqi army source said late on Friday. Two two of the three vehicles making up a militia convoy were found burned marking the second. US strike in twenty four hours likely to further escalate. Tensions wins between the Middle East and the west making starting a war rather than stopping one more likely

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