Donald Trump told in great detail the assassination of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. It was Sunday, during a meeting at his private home in Florida.
The death of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani has, for two weeks, soured relations between the United States and Iran. If until then, we did not know the circumstances in which the military leader lost his life, Donald Trump has just given the details. The American president first recalled the words of the general who set fire to the powder.
“We are going to attack your country” or “we are going to kill your people” would have said Qassem Soleimani. “How long do we have to listen to this shit?” Replied Trump, before going into the details of the operation.
“Sir, they have about a minute to live”
Donald Trump reproduced the scene, imitating the soldiers who addressed him while he followed the operation simultaneously from the United States. “They said, ‘Sir (…) They have two minutes and eleven seconds to live. They are in the car. They are in an armored vehicle that is in motion. Sir, they have about a minute to live, Sir… 30 seconds, 10, 9, 8… ”And then suddenly, boom. “They are no longer there, sir.” “
“Where is this guy, Soleimani?” He wonders, before concluding: “This is the last time I have heard of him”.
The American president was delighted to have eliminated “two for the price of one” (Qassem Soleimani and Abou Mehdi Al-Mouhandis).
The story was recorded by the CNN news channel .
He admitted that the strike had “shaken the world”, but, he said, “he deserved to be hit hard”. “Because he was mean, he killed (…) hundreds of thousands of people and thousands of Americans,” he added about the Iranian general.
Donald Trump made these revelations in the presence of donors gathered as part of a fundraiser organized in his private residence in Florida. And to add “And then boom!…”