Qassem Soleimani, one of the leading Iranian generals (Photo Credit: Press Office of Iranian Supreme Leader/Anadolu Agency)

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Tehran’s prosecutor said 36 people involved in the assassination of Iranian top commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani have been identified and the judiciary has ordered their arrest.
Ali Alqasimehr said the judiciary has also given their names to the international police to capture them, according to IFP News.

US President Donald Trump is top on the list and his prosecution will be pursued even after his term ends, Tehran’s prosecutor added.

He underlined that these people are accused of “murder” and conducting “acts of terrorism ”.

General Soleimani was the commander of the IRGC Quds Force and was widely known as a key figure in the fight against Daesh terrorists in the region. He was killed in a US airstrike ordered by Trump at Baghdad International Airport on January 3.