After the events at the United States’ Embassy in Iraq, the retaliation had already begun. President Trump set into motion a bombing for an Iranian General. Qasem Soleimani was a leader within the country and also a big part in the Iranian militia groups that cause terrorism around the world. This action was all in response to the siege of the United States Embassy in Iraq by pro-Iranian militia. Troops have also been sent over to the Middle East. Also, new sanctions have been placed on Iran to combat the act of violence.

 

Who Was Qasem Soleimani?

 

Qasem Soleimani was an Iranian General who was killed in the recent bombing of Baghdad by the United States. He was renown throughout the military world. Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. Otherwise known as the Quds Force, this elite group of soldiers led by Soleimani helped spread the reaches of Iran through Syria and Iraq. He was age 62 and had a lifetime of military alliances and pull through the people he has met and dealt with. However, Soleimani was also thought to have been part of many pro-Iranian militia troops that have caused international problems throughout the world. His life was ended soon after the attack on the United States Embassy. President Trump ordered the bombing and he was the target.

 

Every Action Causes a Reaction

 

This back and forth battle between Iran and the United States is very unstable and dangerous. The fall of the renown military leader Qasem Soleimani has brought upon a three-day funeral that millions of people had showed up to. The movement was massive and displays the depth that the general truly had throughout the areas. Feelings are currently heated between the countries. Soleimani’s daughter claimed that she will exact revenge on the United States by taking out specific targets. More news to come but be careful.