Ayatollah Khamenei calls for “revenge” against Trump and threatens to bomb him wherever he is

The Supreme Leader of Iran, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, on Friday called for “revenge” against former US President Donald Trump and published a photograph on Twitter in which he seems to suggest a bombing against the former president.

“Revenge is inevitable. Soleimani’s murderer and the one who ordered Soleimani’s murder must suffer revenge,” he said through his account on the social network next to a photograph of a man similar to Trump playing golf under the shadow of an airplane or drone.

“Although Soleimani’s shoes are more honest than those of his murderer, they made a mistake and there must be revenge,” he said, before adding that Trump should know that “there can be revenge at any possible moment.”

Khamenei has thus reiterated that Iran will answer for the death of Qasem Soleimani, then head of the Quds Force of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, in a bombing carried out by the United States in January 2020 at the airport in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad.

Iran’s Foreign Ministry announced on Tuesday the entry into its ‘blacklist’ of several senior officials of the former US government, including Trump, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and former Defense Secretary Mark Esper, among others, for their participation in “terrorist acts” committed against the country and Iranian citizens.

The Iranian Prosecutor’s Office issued an arrest warrant for Trump in June 2020 for his role in the attack, in which Abu Mahdi al Muhandis, then ‘number two’ of the Popular Mobilization Forces (FMP) – a coalition, also died. of Iraqi pro-government militias backed by Iran.

Washington argued that it carried out the attack “to protect US personnel abroad,” in the wake of protests against its Embassy in Baghdad in protest of another bombing in which 25 members of the FMP were killed, an attack carried out in response to the death of a US contractor in a missile attack on a military base near Kirkuk.

The bombing in which Soleimani and Al Muhandis died caused a drastic increase in bilateral tensions and led Iran days later to attack several military bases also in Iraq, while the Iraqi Parliament approved a motion demanding the withdrawal of US troops from the country.

Leave a Reply





Trump insists Portland and Seattle protesters are “anarchists and agitators”

U.S. President Donald Trump has insisted Monday that protesters against racism and police brutality in the cities of Portland and Seattle are "anarchists and...

From Obama, a final Christmas tribute to the troops he’s led

KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) β€” For eight years, Barack Obama has led a military fighting in multiple theaters overseas, becoming the only president in...

The Vive Latino 2018 poster, with broad musical and multicultural spectrum

With 84 bands from 18 countries, the poster of the nineteenth edition of the Vive Latino Festival, which will be held on March 17...

J Balvin bets on the ‘White’

As one of the artists with the highest number of views around the world, since it accumulates more than one billion visits to its...

Biden wishes Trump a “speedy recovery” after his positive for coronavirus

The Democratic Party candidate for the White House, Joe Biden, has wished a "speedy recovery" to the president of the United States, Donald Trump,...
%d bloggers like this: