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The murder of the commander of the special forces “al-Quds” Islamic revolutionary guard Corps (the IRGC, the elite part of the army of Iran) became the first step on the road to exile US from the Middle East. This development, the Americans predicted the official representative of the IRGC Ramazan Sharif, reports TASS.
“Murder Soleimani was the beginning of the end of the US presence in the region”, — quotes Agency of his word. Sharif also said that the incident will eventually lead to the “liberation of Jerusalem”.
On the night of 3 January, the US launched an airstrike in the vicinity of the airport of Baghdad, and was killed Soleimani. The kill order given by us President Donald trump. The Iranian foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called the actions of the American side acts of terrorism.
Washington explained the impact self-defense, because before that, Tehran is alleged to have committed several attacks on bases of the international coalition and the American Embassy. Iran responded to the assassination of military commander missile attacks on targets in Iraq. After that, the President of the United States Donald trump announced the new sanctions.
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