The Assassination of Qassem Soleimani is tied to the past – and future – of US-Iran Relations

On January 3,  the United States conducted a drone strike just outside of Baghdad International Airport that killed General Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran's elite Quds military force and one of the most powerful figures in the Islamic Republic.  Iran has trained, equipped, and funded militias throughout the Middle East in places like Iraq, … Continue reading The Assassination of Qassem Soleimani is tied to the past – and future – of US-Iran Relations