Major General Qassim Suleimani poses for a picture with Iraqi militiamen in Aleppo

The US has allegedly given Israel the go-ahead to assassinate General Qassem Soleimani, the commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard’s overseas arm, the Quds Force, the Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Jarida reported.

The paper, seen in the Arab world as being instrumental in getting Israel’s message across to other Mideast countries, quoted an unnamed source in Jerusalem as saying that “there is an American-Israeli agreement” that Soleimani is a “threat to the two countries’ interests in the region.”

According to the report, Washington’s purported nod to kill the Iranian general comes three years after the US thwarted an Israeli attempt to assassinate him near Damascus.

If the Al-Jarida story is anything to go by, the Americans allegedly warned Tehran about the panned assassination and about the Israelis watching Soleimani’s every step.

According to the newspaper, Washington’s decision to tip off the Iranians “sparked a sharp disagreement between the Israeli and American security and intelligence apparatuses regarding the issue.”

The newspaper also purported that Iran’s second in command in Syria, Mohammad Reda Falah Zadeh, also “might be a target” for an Israeli attack.

Israel has repeatedly voiced concern over the alleged Iranian military presence in Syria and claimed that the Islamic Republic has been building a base in the country.

Iran has consistently denied having a military presence in Syria, but has admitted to sending military advisors to help Damascus fight terrorism.

Sources: Sputnik, Al-Jarida

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Nur Muhd

these iranian leaders are awaiting martyrdom courageously while their murderers will go to perm h**l forever – great balance no doubt

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There are no martyrs, only morons.
According to Q’ran, all Muslims end into h3ll!
But hey, living under Sharia is already h3ll!
It’s even worst than fascism.

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Trust me those Iranians you speak of already have castles of fire in h**l, they are cowards can’t fight a nation like Israel but kills children in Syria, if they were men they wouldn’t hide behind China and Russia and btw Israel supported Iran during Iraq Iran war remember that? Sucks to be a Zionist lapdog and now taste the side effects

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whether story is true or just agitprop, soleimani should be unleashed to protect Iran

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James R

This claim was reported many months ago.

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James R

This was widely reported in January.
https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-01-01/us-intelligence-reportedly-gives-israel-green-light-assassinate-irans-top-general
https://www.timesofisrael.com/report-us-gives-israel-go-ahead-to-kill-powerful-iranian-general/
http://www.middleeasteye.net/news/us-allows-israel-target-mastermind-irans-war-syria-reports-991708348
https://defence.pk/pdf/threads/us-gives-israel-go-ahead-to-kill-powerful-iranian-general.536586/
Since then Soleimani has not been filmed on the ground in either Iraq or Syria, something that had been happening regularly before. If the US and Israel really wanted to assassinate him, they would probably not broadcast it. Israel and the US are clearly engaged in an intensifying series of provocations and psychological warfare aimed at getting Iran or Hezbollah to take action that will justify the major regional war that Israel, Saudi Arabia and the Israel firster Neocons that now dominate the US administration are desperate to see take place.

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Absolutely correct! Let me just add what Netanyahu said in one of his interviews: “We better start the war with Iran now than latter”. I still ask myself why Hitler did such a mistake attacking Russia. World would be much, much better now…

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So isreail claim to be able to assassinate him but hummbely wait for us permission?!! LOL
Without isreail approval no one can become USA president…
by killing Soleimani just they make him a symbol to follow forever so he will become immortal

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Cyriak Papasissis

They killed Iranian General Hamadani 3 years ago , Israel and their terrorist puppets , near Ithriyah. They didn’t have any compunctions , neither did the US. It is more something of a psyop bad cop – good cop game , playing on Iranians’ nerves.

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I smell very serious bull$hit$!!! I follow what happens in the ME since the 70’s… Let’s be clear : Kidon acts totally independently from Mossad and targets were NEVER warned they were into Kidon’s kill list. Thus, if Soleimani’s a$$ was on the line, nobody would know about before his demise or would the operation fails, and they rarely failed and you won’t even know if it was a Kidon job or if the hit came from any other source as they don’t brag about their deeds. The ONLY failed case known is still the 1997 Mashal job, and it… Read more »