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Iran’s top security body to discuss ‘criminal’ attack that killed Soleimani: spokesman

Reuters – Iran’s top security body will meet on Friday to discuss the “criminal” attack that killed Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani, its spokesman was quoted as saying by the semi-official Fars news agency.

“In the next few hours, an extraordinary meeting of the Supreme National Security Council will be held to probe the criminal act of attack on commander Soleimani’s car in Baghdad, which led to his martyrdom,” spokesman Keyvan Khosravi said.

Reporting by Dubai newsroom; Editing by Shri Navaratnam