Daily Archives: January 3, 2020

Top Iran commander Qasem Soleimani killed in US strike on Baghdad

Top Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani was killed Friday in a US strike on Baghdad’s international airport, prompting Tehran to vow revenge, dramatically upping the stakes in bitter tensions between Tehran…

Iran vows ‘harsh’ response to US killing of top general

BAGHDAD (AP) � Iran has vowed harsh retaliation for a U.S. airstrike near Baghdad’s airport that killed Iran’s top general and the architect of its interventions across the Middle East,…

Indonesia capital floods leave 43 dead, 397,000 displaced

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) � The death toll from floods in Indonesia’s capital rose to 43 of Friday as rescuers found more bodies amid receding floodwaters, disaster officials said. Monsoon rains…