Tehran: President Hassan Rouhani has spoken of taking revenge on the death of Iran's top commander Major General Qasim Sulemani in the US air strike. Let us know that America had an air strike on Thursday night at Baghdad (Baghdad) Airport.
Hassan Rouhani tweeted, "General Solimani's flag will be raised in the country's territorial integrity and fight against terrorism and extremism in the region, resistance to American excesses will continue." The great country Iran will avenge this heinous crime.
General Qasim Sulemani, head of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Quds Force, was killed in a US air strike in Iraq's capital Baghdad. According to Tehran-based Press TV, the IRGC said in a statement on Friday that Hashad Shabi or the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) deputy commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis were also killed along with Suleimani. His vehicle was targeted at Baghdad International Airport Road.
The PMF also confirmed the incident, and said in a statement on Friday, "Hashad's deputy chief, Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, and Quds Force chief, Qasim Suleimani, were killed in the US attack. His car was targeted. "
What did America say about the attack?
The statement issued by the US Department of Defense said, "On the President's instruction, the US military carried out this decisive protective action for the protection of America in which Major General Qasim Suleimani, the Chief of the Quds Force of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, was killed. .
The statement said, "General Sulaimani was planning an attack on American diplomats and service members in Iraq and that region. General Sulaimani and his Quds Force were responsible for the deaths of hundreds of American and coalition service members.
The statement said that General Sulemani had carried out attacks on coalition bases in the last several months. These attacks also included the December 27 attack in which American and Iraqi civilians died. General Solomon also approved the attack on the US Embassy in Baghdad this week.
The statement said, 'This airstrike was done to prevent Iranian attack plans in future. America, wherever it is, will continue to take all necessary actions to protect its citizens.
Let me tell you that there is also news of the death of the Populist Mobilization Force Deputy Commander Abu Mehdi Al Muhandis in the American Air Strike at Baghdad Airport.