Tehran (IP) - Born on March 11, 1957, the former Quds Force Commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani was martyred at Baghdad International Airport on January 3, 2020 along with Deputy Head of Iraq’s Popular Mobilisation Units (PMU) Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis and their companions. Lt. Gen. Soleimani was described as a very humble, polite and pious individual who was admired in Iran and beyond. 224