Pentagon confirms Trump ordered killing of top Iranian military leader — experts warn it’s ‘an astounding escalation’ in conflict 

Iraqi TV reported Thursday night that Qasem Soleimani, the leader of a special unit in Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, has been killed. Iraqi militia commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis was also reportedly killed.While it was initially unclear whether the reports were true and who was to blame, the Pent

Source: Pentagon confirms Trump ordered killing of top Iranian military leader — experts warn it’s ‘an astounding escalation’ in conflict – Alternet.org