For those wanting to know more about Major General Qasem Suleimani and his significance in Iraq, we’d recommend this excellent 10,000-word piece written by Dexter Filkins for The New Yorker in 2013. (Hat tip to Mary FitzGerald for bringing it to our attention on her excellent @MaryFitzger Twitter feed).
Click here to read.
There is also a very good 13-minute audio profile from the BBC:
Click here to stream or download.


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