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A year after the killing of a top Iranian general, U.S.-Iran tensions remain high

Protesters gathered in Iraq this past weekend to mark the one-year anniversary of the killing of Iranian Gen. Qasem Soleimani and Iraqi leader Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis in a U.S. drone strike in Baghdad.

Soleimani was a towering figure — revered by some, despised by others. His death sent shock waves through the region and ratcheted up tensions between Iran and the U.S. Tensions between the countries are high once again.

The U.S. sent two B-52 bombers to the Middle East recently. U.S. Central Command shared a video from the deployment on its Farsi language Twitter account. It also posted

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theweek.com

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