Killing Soleimani "Legitimate", Trump Had Authority: Top US Attorney
Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 8:17 AM
President Donald Trump clearly had authority to kill Qassem Soleimani, U.S Attorney-General William Barr said adding that the White-House consulted with his department before the strike on the Iranian-commander. Barr told reporters that Soleimani was a "legitimate military target" and the strike was a "legitimate act of self-defence." "The Department-of-Justice was consulted and frankly I don't think it was a close call," Barr said.
Iran General Contributed To "Terror Plots As Far Away As Delhi": Trump
Saturday, January 4, 2020, 8:34 PM
Defending the killing of top Iranian-commander in a US strike, President Donald Trump said the "reign of terror is over" and claimed Qasem Soleimani had contributed to "terrorist plots as far away as New-Delhi and London." General Soleimani, the head of Iran's elite al-Quds force and architect of its regional security apparatus, was killed following a US airstrike at Baghdad's international airport on Friday.