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Iran’s Zarif says Soleimani killing dangerous escalation

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.   | Photo Credit: AP

“The US bears responsibility for all consequences of its rogue adventurism,” Zarif said

Iran’s foreign minister slammed the killing on Friday of Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani as a dangerous escalation and warned the United States would bear responsibility for the consequences.

“The US’ act of international terrorism, targeting and assassinating General Soleimani... is extremely dangerous and a foolish escalation,” Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote on Twitter.

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“The US bears responsibility for all consequences of its rogue adventurism,” he added.

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