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Inside the plot by Iran’s Soleimani to attack U.S. forces in Iraq

Reuters Saturday, 4 January 2020
In mid-October, Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani met with his Iraqi Shi'ite militia allies at a villa on the banks of the Tigris River, looking across at the U.S. embassy complex in Baghdad.
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