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Qassim Soleimani

5 Things to Know for Today

By The Associated PressJune 11, 2020 GMTYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. JEFFERSON DAVIS STATUE TORN DOWN IN VIRGINIA Protesters toppled a statue of the Confederate president along Richmond’s famed Monument Avenue.2. ‘IT WAS CLEARLY A DISASTER WAITING TO…
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June 11, 2020
Qassim Soleimani

Troubled Iran struggles to maintain sway over Iraq militias

Iraqi militia factions expected the usual cash handout when the new head of Iran’s expeditionary Quds Force made his first visit to Baghdad earlier this year, succeeding the slain Gen. Qassim Soleimani. Instead, to their disappointment, Esmail Ghaani brought them silver rings. For his second visit, Ghaani had to apply…
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June 11, 2020
Qassim Soleimani

Troubled Iran struggles to maintain sway over Iraq militias

By Qassim Abdul-Zahra And Samya KullabThe Associated PressThu., June 11, 2020timer4 min. readBAGHDAD - Iraqi militia factions expected the usual cash handout when the new head of Iran’s expeditionary Quds Force made his first visit to Baghdad earlier this year, succeeding the slain Gen. Qassim Soleimani. Instead, to their disappointment,…
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June 11, 2020
Qassim Soleimani

Troubled Iran struggles to maintain sway over Iraq militias

BAGHDAD -- Iraqi militia factions expected the usual cash handout when the new head of Iran’s expeditionary Quds Force made his first visit to Baghdad earlier this year, succeeding the slain Gen. Qassim Soleimani. Instead, to their disappointment, Esmail Ghaani brought them silver rings. For his second visit, Ghaani had…
bubmag
June 11, 2020
Qassim Soleimani

Troubled Iran struggles to maintain sway over Iraq militias

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi militia factions expected the usual cash handout when the new head of Iran’s expeditionary Quds Force made his first visit to Baghdad earlier this year, succeeding the slain Gen. Qassim Soleimani. Instead, to their disappointment, Esmail Ghaani brought them silver rings. For his second visit, Ghaani…
bubmag
June 11, 2020
Qassim Soleimani

Chris Livesay

Chris Livesay CBS News Chris Livesay is a CBS News foreign correspondent based in Rome, contributing to all CBS News broadcasts and platforms.  Livesay, a journalist with experience covering hotspots across Europe and the Middle East, joined CBS News in 2020 and began reporting for the Network at the height…
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June 9, 2020