Iran’s Judiciary chief pledged that the Islamic Republic will not back off from its efforts to punish those who assassinated top Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani even after the end of the term of the incumbent US president.
Special Assistant to the Speaker of Iran’s Parliament for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said that a special court was formed in the Iranian Judiciary from the first days after the US assassination of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani, and it pursued the case at the national and international levels.
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Monday the United States claims it has defeated Daesh, while in fact, Washington assassinated the terrorist group’s “number one enemy” – General Qassem Soleimani.
Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said that the US goal behind the assassination of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani was to prevent further humiliation in the eyes of its regional allies.
Iran will eventually take “harsh revenge” against those who assassinated top anti-terror commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani, the chief commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said, adding that it is just a matter of time.
An American writer and political commentator believes that the assassination of Iran’s top General Qassem Soleimani by the United States was an act of war against Iran and Iraq, and an act of cold-blooded murder.
A UN special rapporteur, who has raised a firestorm by condemning the assassination of Iranian Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani, has once again denounced the United States' sheer disregard for international law.
The Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi called the US assassination of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani a clear violation of the UN charter, stressing that Washington can’t whitewash the crime by chastising the United Nations.