Iranian General Qasem Soleimani Biography, Wiki, Age, Family, Death Cause

Qasem Soleimani Biography – Wiki

Qasem Soleimani was an Iranian General and head of the al-Quds force. He is killed in an airstrike by us and Israel on Baghdad’s Airport. He was born on 11th of March 1957 in Rubber village. later, he moved to Kerman and worked as a construction worker to help pay his father’s debts.

Qasem Soleimani Age

He was killed at the age of 62

Career and Education

Soleimani’s early biography was pretty provincial, his father was a farmer once owed the government a lot of money after a “botched land reform” of the Shah.  He had to work in construction and abandon school as a teenager to help his family survive as a result and later became a technician with a municipal water authority.

Suleimani began his military career at the beginning of the Iran-Iraq war of the 1980s, during which he commanded the 41st Division. He later became involved in extra-judicial proceedings, providing military assistance to anti-Saddam Shi’ite and Kurdish groups in Iraq, and later to Hezbollah in Lebanon and Hamas in Palestinian territories.

Qassem Soleimani Personal Life

Qassem Soleimani father was a farmer who passed away in 2017. His mother, Fatima, passed away in 2013. He is from a family of nine and has five sisters and a brother, Sohrab. He had four children: two sons and two daughters.

Soleimani  Died in Baghdad’s Airport Attack

Soleimani’s Was Hit at Baghdad’s Airport in U.S. airstrike. According to Reuters, Ahmed al-Assadi, spokesman for Iran-backed militias, said: The American and Israeli enemy is responsible for killing the mujahideen Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis and Qassem Soleimani. Soleimani was killed on the 3rd of January 2020, after a missile targeted his convoy from Baghdad Airport, with 4 other Popular Mobilization Forces members. His body was identified using a ring he wore on his finger, with DNA confirmation still pending. His death was confirmed by senior U.S. Department of Defense officials.

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