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Weekly Security Digest - January 5, 2020

U.S. airstrike kills top Iran general, Qassem Soleimani, at Baghdad airport

The United States killed a high-profile commander of Iran's secretive Quds Force with a drone strike in Iraq early Friday, the Department of Defense said.

After general killed, Iran says it will take larger step back from nuclear deal

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman said that officials in the Islamic Republic plan to meet Sunday night to discuss their next step out of the nuclear deal and that it will be even bigger than initially planned.

Iran official says Israeli cities can be revenge targets

A former leader of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard said the Israeli cities of Tel Aviv and Haifa can be targeted to avenge a general killed by a U.S. drone strike in Baghdad.

ICE nabs illegal immigrant released by New York town despite hit-and-run homicide case

ICE officials said Friday they swooped in to arrest an illegal immigrant accused of a hit-and-run Christmas Eve traffic death after local New York officials released him without bail.

Graham gives Pelosi ultimatum, proposes Senate rule change to remove her from impeachment process

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., insists that if House Speaker Nancy Pelosi does not deliver articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate by the end of the week, the Senate should "take matters in our own hands."


 

Thank you to Grant Fisk for submitting Frank Noonan to be featured as Secure America Now's Veteran of the Week!

"My uncle, MCPO Frank Noonan was a survivor of the bombing of the USS Oklahoma at Pearl Harbor, Hawai'i in WWII. He went on to serve during the Korean War and during the Vietnam War. He retired in 1974 after 30 years in the US Navy. He was the driving force in my enlisting in the USAF in January of 1975."

Thank you Frank, for your service to this great nation!

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In a major victory in the war on terror and a blow to Iran’s warfighting capabilities, top Iranian general and designated terrorist Qasem Soleimani was killed in an airstrike by U.S. forces overnight.

 

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