Iran’s Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei promised US revenge for the murder of General Soleimani. His statement he made on the state-run Iranian channel. Khamenei has declared three days of national mourning for the slain General.
the US Administration did not notify Congress about operations against Iranian General Soleimani. This was stated by the head of the Committee of the house of representatives on international Affairs. According to him, these actions are a blow to the authority of Congress.
meanwhile, the Iranian foreign Ministry summoned the Swiss Ambassador representing US interests in Tehran. He presented a note of protest in connection with violations of the United States of the United Nations Charter.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo says the people of Iraq rejoice in the murder in Baghdad of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani. Commented on the attack and the candidate in presidents of the United States Joe Biden. According to him, Soleimani deserved bringing to justice for their crimes. However, the policy notes that actions trump provoke an escalation in the region, the TV channel “Russia 24”.
the U.S. launched a missile attack at Baghdad airport. The result was a killed Iranian General, commander of the intelligence agencies, “al-Quds” Islamic revolutionary guard Corps and Deputy head of the Iraqi Shiite militia. According to the Pentagon, General Qasim Soleimani has approved the attack by the Shiite militias against the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad. The strike was from a drone.