"A powerful Iranian military leader, Gen. Qassim Soleimani, was killed Thursday night in an airstrike at Baghdad’s international airport, according to Iraqi TV." - USA Today.
"At least three rockets were fired at Baghdad International Airport Friday killing at least seven people, including Iranian Gen. Qassim Soleimani, the head of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps' elite Quds Force, according to multiple reports early Friday." - Fox News
"No one immediately asserted responsibility for the strike, which Iraqi television said also killed Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, an Iraqi militia commander. But the death of Iran’s most revered military leader appeared likely to send tensions soaring between the United Stars and Iran... The attack comes amid already increased friction between Washington and Iran over what U.S. officials say is a campaign of sustained aggression against the United States and its allies." - The Washington Post
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