Qasem Soleimani

Members of Iran's Revolutionary Guards march during a military parade to commemorate the 1980-88 Ira
Is the IRGC losing its grip on Iranian policy-making to the moderates?

Iranian belligerence has been see-sawing depending on who is in charge: Soleimani and his hard-liners or President Rouhani and the moderates.

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani pray near the coff
Iran’s attack on US bases: a major roll of the dice - analysis

The Islamic regime knows that most Americans do not want war – but that it is not secure and could be targeted.

Qasem Soleimani, commander of IRGC Quds Force
It will take time to fill Qasem Soleimani’s shoes, Yaakov Amidror says

Former Israeli National Security Advisor IDF Maj.-Gen. (res.) Yaakov Amidror was speaking during a phone briefing organized by The Jewish Institute for National Security of America (JINSA).

Iranian news agency posts mock Donald Trump assassination video

In its title, the video warns "you started it, we will end it."

07/01/2020
Mike Pompeo meets Saudi Vice Minister of Defense

Both wrote about the meeting on Twitter, alluding to discussions about the recent assassination of IRGC Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani.

07/01/2020
Muslims should unite after Iran commander's killing - Malaysian PM

Soleimani's killing in Baghdad last Friday has sparked fears of a broader conflict in the Middle East. Mahathir, 94, said it could also lead to an escalation in "what is called terrorism".

By REUTERS
07/01/2020
Soleimani's burial: 56 killed, 213 injured in stampede

In each place, huge numbers of people filled thoroughfares, chanting "Death to America" and weeping with emotion. Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei shed tears as he led prayers in Tehran on Monday.

By REUTERS
07/01/2020
Iran Jewish MP calls US assassination of Soleimani 'a criminal act'

'Members of the Jewish community, like the rest of the Iranian society, are present and will stand for the ideals of the revolution.'

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
09/01/2020
Chabad annual meeting of emissaries  in New York
Chabad emissaries on ‘high alert’ after Soleimani's death

In an email they warned that Chabad centers could be targets of retaliation by the Islamic Republic.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
07/01/2020
An oil tanker is seen after it was attacked at the Gulf of Oman, June 13, 2019
Oil Prices Jump as US, Iran Trade Blows

Experts believe that the market will self-correct as it did on multiple occasions in 2019 despite Mideast tensions

By CHARLES BYBELEZER/THE MEDIA LINE
07/01/2020
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