Iran's Power Over Iraq

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Iranian leaders erupted with rage and threats of revenge after a U.S. drone strike killed the country’s second most powerful figure in a surprise missile attack at Baghdad’s main airport Thursday night.

The death of General Qassem Soleimani, the high-profile leader of Iran’s elite Quds Force, now threatens to unleash a fresh wave of instability and conflict throughout the Middle East.

Iran and Iraq fought one of the longest and bloodiest wars of the 20th century, which cost the lives of more than a million people and cemented the two countries’ rivalry in the decades that followed.But after ISIS took over wide swaths of Iraq, Iran came to Iraq's aid.

After the defeat of ISIS, VICE correspondent Isobel Yeung travels to Iraq to see how Iran is exerting its growing influence over the war-torn country ahead of parliamentary elections.

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Today, Iran's Supreme Leader warned of "harsh retaliation" after a U.S. airstrike killed Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran's elite Quds Force.

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* War breaks out in Middle East *

Toyota: *ITS TIME*

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Under Sanctions for DECADES and still managed to wield control.. VERY IMPRESSIVE

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"what would happen if the US takes on Iran on Iraqis turf?"
"Oh my God! It's going to be hell"

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Iran has been doing an impressive job being under heaviest sanctions and international isolation, half of the world is against Iran, half of the world which are the richest and most influential and still not only they couldn’t bring down Iran but Iran has been expanding rapidly

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Why do I have the impression that this report was ready in case of a diplomatic incident with Iran?

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