Congressman Newhouse supportive of drone strike that killed Iranian general
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Last updated 1/7/2020 at 2:31pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The congressman representing Adams County says the airstrike that killed Iranian Gen. Qasem Soleimani, the head of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps-Quds Force.
President Donald Trump ordered the early morning drone strike yesterday, Jan. 2, in the wake of attacks on the U.S. Embassy in Iraq. The president said the attack also came as Soleimani was planning another attack on U.S. diplomats and military personnel.
“Soleimani was plotting imminent and sinister attacks on diplomats and military personnel. But we caught him, and terminated him...,” Trump said in a v...