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For Iranians, Soleimani represented a figure of national resilience in the face of four decades of U.S. pressure.
Iran's Revolutionary Guard claims the drone was flying over southern Iran. A U.S. official said it was shot down in international airspace.
Iran also launched drone attacks on the site, state TV reported.
I couldn't work out what this unexpected trip to an island could possibly have to do with our conversation the night before. But when we reached it, I froze. There were young men scattered all over. Some sat in groups; others on their own.
The attacks are believed to be linked to the arrest of an Iranian-American businessman in Tehran, the Wall Street Journal reported.
The second battle of Tikrit is now over. It began on March 2 and lasted until April 4, when Iraqi commanders confirmed that the last pocket of Islamic State militants in the city had been eliminated.
A former Iranian Revolution Guards officer who spied for the CIA in Iran for nearly decade is telling his story in a new