Tehran claims to have thwarted assassination bid against Soleimani

Iranian media quoting a Revolutionary Guards statement report that Tehran stopped a “regional plot” for the assassination of IRGC Maj. Gen, Qassem Soleimani and arrested the conspirators. Their identities and nationalities are not revealed. According to the claim, the assassins planted 350-500kg of explosive in a tunnel under the location of the burial ceremony for Soleimani’s father and prepared to detonate the charge when the general arrived.

DEBKAfile reports that this “story” is full of holes, not least because the funeral itself took place two years ago, another fact that it is not mentioned. Our sources say it hard to explain what Tehran hoped to achieve by this rigmarole. Perhaps the regime found it necessary to haul out a unifying stratagem in the face of popular hardship, after its snub for attempts to arrange a summit between the Iranian and US presidents failed to result in a single US sanction being lifted

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14 thoughts on “Tehran claims to have thwarted assassination bid against Soleimani

  • Oct 3, 2019 @ 13:56 at 13:56
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    Kul kalb bigi yomo !

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    • Oct 3, 2019 @ 21:47 at 21:47
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      Allah Has Put Veils Over The General Eyes & Darken His Heart In Being A Serf or This regime & General Must Decide How Much Sin He Can Live With In Doing The Regime’s Dastardly Deeds?

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  • Oct 3, 2019 @ 15:20 at 15:20
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  • Oct 3, 2019 @ 15:30 at 15:30
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    El asesinato de Soleimani es un objetivo declarado de Israel. En 2006 estuvieron a punto de matarlo a él y a Nasrallah con drones, en 2015 lo intentaron también sin éxito, y ahora fallaron de nuevo… esto ya parece la saga de Fidel Castro, a quien nunca pudieron matar.

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  • Oct 3, 2019 @ 16:56 at 16:56
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    And now The 1002th night’ story – The Grand Vizier and the magic tunnel.

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  • Oct 3, 2019 @ 17:25 at 17:25
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    That guy could use a good killing.

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    • Oct 3, 2019 @ 18:32 at 18:32
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      Solomeni and the Ayatoolas will all end up “sleeping with the fishes”.

      Marg Bar Iran!

      LONG LIVE PERSIA!

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  • Oct 3, 2019 @ 17:25 at 17:25
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    Once again, the Iranian Regime Prevaricator Public Relations Team of Propagators Dolts Can’t Connect the Dots of the Truth about Iran’s Regime to Engage in Conspiracy Theories So Remain Tied to Sneaking Unoriginal Suspicions like the Gun Powder Plot that Happen In England in the 1600s?

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    • Oct 4, 2019 @ 12:06 at 12:06
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      another trick of the enturbaned adepts of the religion of peace

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  • Oct 3, 2019 @ 21:07 at 21:07
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    Military dictatorships live and die by the sword!

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    • Oct 3, 2019 @ 21:50 at 21:50
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      The General Is Perfect To Be A New King Cyrus Over All Irans Shiia, Sunnis & Jews Not Just In Iran But All Mideast If He Open His Eyes & Soul to Allah!

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  • Oct 5, 2019 @ 19:59 at 19:59
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    Love them or hate them, I don’t think you can compare the Iranians with the Saudi Arabs. The Mullahs are deadly and blood thirsty (esp against their own people) but they’re not total idiots when it comes to intelligence and military matters. Don’t under estimate these fiends.

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