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Thousands chant “Death to America” at funeral procession of Soleimani and al-Muhandis

In Iraq’s capital on Saturday, thousands of people attended a funeral procession, mourning Soleimani and al-Muhandis as they chanted “Death to America.” Mourners wept as they walked alongside the vehicle carrying his coffin down the streets of Baghdad. Some carried signs that read, “We are all Muhandis and Soleimani.” Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi […]

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United States urges citizens to leave Iraq immediately

The State Department issued a security alert early Friday morning urging Americans in Iraq to leave the country immediately, for fear of fallout from a US strike that killed top Iranian commander of the Islamic republic’s Quds Force, General Qasem Soleimani. “US citizens should depart via airline while possible, and failing that, to other countries […]