Iran Twin Bombing: Over 100 killed in blasts on Gen. Soleimani’s death anniversary

Iranian media reported that many people injured while attempting to escape shortly after terror attack. It said second explosion occurred 15 minutes after the first attack.

For the unversed, Major General Soleimani is known for being key figure in Iran’s military. He gained prominence after the 2003 US invasion of Iraq, and his popularity increased further when US officials targeted him for his alleged involvement in arming militants.