IRGC Quds Force Commander, Esmaeil Qaani

Tehran (IP) - In an unannounced meeting on Monday, Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), Quds Force Commander Esmaeil Qaani, met with Iraqi President Barham Salih and Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kazemi, reports said on Monday.

Iran PressMiddle East: According to the Al-Mayadin TV network's website, Brigadier General Esmail Qaani, in his meeting with the Iraqi President, stressed the importance of stability and unity in Iraq.

Iran's IRGC Quds Force Commander warned that any action that threatens the security of Iraq must be avoided.

He also emphasized the need to respond to the demands of the Iraqi people and the protesters to the election results within the framework of the law.

In his meeting with Iraqi PM Mustafa al-Kazemi, Brigadier General Qaani strongly condemned the failed assassination attempt against the Prime Minister.

"Tehran is ready to help investigate the incident," Qaani said.

In a failed assassination attempt, a suicide drone hit the Iraqi Prime Minister's residence in the early hours of Sunday, November 7.

The Iraqi military called it an assassination attempt and stressed that al-Kadhimi escaped the attempt safe and sound.

According to the Iraqi military, six people were injured in the assassination attempt, all of whom were the Prime Minister's staff members.

No individual or group has claimed responsibility for the attack that happened in the Green Zone, an area of the city housing many government buildings and foreign embassies.


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