Adel Abdul Mahdi

Qasem Soleimani, commander of IRGC Quds Force

IRGC's Qassem Soleimani visits Baghdad as Iraqi PM resigns - report

Soleimani was also sent to Iraq in October to help advise the government on the crackdown.


Iraqi PM tenders resignation amid continuing protests

The decision was made after Shi'ite Muslim cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani called for a change of leadership on Friday, according to Al Arabiya.


Iraqi PM calls for protests to allow a return to 'normal life'

In a nod to protesters demands, he acknowledged that political parties had made "many mistakes" in the past 16 years.

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