‘Harsh retaliation awaiting’: Iran’s supreme leader Khamenei after US strike kills Gen Soleimani

US airstrike today at Baghdad airport: Iranian Revolutionary Guard Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani was killed along with 7 others in an early morning airstrike at Baghdad airport today, the Pentagon confirmed. Hours later, Iran’s supreme leader Ali Khamenei said ‘a harsh retaliation is waiting’. He also declared three days of mourning in the country.