Pentagon confirms US ordered airstrike which killed Iranian general Qassem Soleimani

January 3, 2020
| Report Focus News

In a statement, the Pentagon announced that at the direction of US President Donald Trump, the country’s military carried out an airstrike targeting Iranian general Qassem Soleimani near Baghdad airport. According to Iraq state TV, Popular Mobilization Forces Abu Mahdi Almuhandis was also killed after at least three rockets were fired towards the location.