#BREAKING— Heshmat Alavi (@HeshmatAlavi) January 4, 2020
Sky News Arabia correspondent quoting Iraqi security officials: Syrian & Iraqi nationals arrested in ongoing investigation of the plane crew that picked up Soleimani & an Iraqi intelligence officer at Baghdad Int'l Airport
On Thursday the United States killed General Qassim Soleimani , a top commander of Iran’s al-Quds Force, in an airstrike at Baghdad’s International Airport.
The strike also killed Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the deputy commander of Iran-backed militias known as the Popular Mobilization Forces. Seven people were reportedly killed in the airstrike.