the Work of the NATO mission in Iraq training local army suspended because of American air strikes have caused instability in the country. It is reported TASS citing a source in the headquarters of the Alliance.
Earlier it was reported that on the night of January 3 States conducted at the airport of Baghdad operations against major General Qassem Soleimani — commander of the special forces, “al-Quds” corps of the Islamic revolutionary guard (IRGC). Washington believes Soleimani involved in the attack on the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad.
meanwhile, according to RIA Novosti, the head of the Iranian foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said after the death of Soleimani, Tehran does not want tensions in the region. The very attack on the General and his Deputy Mohammad Javad Zarif called the attack.
Zarif also discussed by telephone the situation in the middle East after the death of Qassem Soleimani with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi.
Today, the people of Baghdad gathered in a Shiite district to say goodbye to the dead General. The participants of the mass demonstrations chanting “Death to America”.