Trump: Soleimani was plotting to kill ‘many more’ Americans

US President Donald Trump (AFP)

US President Donald Trump on Friday said that the top Iranian commander killed in a US airstrike, Qassem Soleimani, was planning to kill Americans.

“General Qassem Soleimani has killed or badly wounded thousands of Americans over an extended period of time, and was plotting to kill many more,” Trump wrote in a tweet.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 10:01 - GMT 07:01