Iran's First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri says the real revenge for the US criminal act in assassinating top Iranian general, Lt. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, is the expulsion of all American forces from the West Asia region.
Celebrities like John Cusack, Alyssa Milano, and Rose McGowan took to Twitter to express their disappointment in the killing of Qassem Soleimani, leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps’ (IRGC) Qud’s Force — a US-designated terrorist organization. The airstrike also killed Iraqi paramilitary commander Abu Mahdi al-Mohandis who was in charge of the Iranian-connected Popular Mobilization Forces, according to thepostmillennial.com.
General Qassem Soleimani, whose assassination by the US was confirmed on Friday, had played a major role in defending Iran against its enemies and assisting regional countries fight foreign occupation and terrorism.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has appointed Esmail Qaani as the new head of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Quds Force following US assassination of Major General Qassem Soleimani.
Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi has condemned US assassination of IRGC Quds Force commander General Qassem Soleimani, warning of devastating consequences for Iraq as senior Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr put all his forces on alert.
Iran has summoned the Swiss charge d’affaires, whose country represents US interests in Iran, over Washington's assassination of Gen. Qassem Soleimani, decrying the attack as a "blatant instance of state terrorism".