Suleimani is the head of the Quds, the department of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard corps responsible for foreign operations. He would three weeks ago in Baghdad a number of militias under Iranian influence have spoken. He would have them warned for war, and that warning could possibly be the reason for the American anxiety of the past few weeks. Out of fear of a conflict, sent US recently an aircraft carrier to the Gulf.Read also Iran must not know of the negotiations with the US
But Trump had under faithful will allegedly be no doubt that he is not a military escalation of the conflict wants. He did that Wednesday morning during a briefing on the increasing tension with the Islamic Republic, say the sources. Especially his National Security adviser, John Bolton would insist on war.
The president yesterday also publicly said to prefer not to want war. "I hope not", he responded to the question of whether such a conflict was coming. Trump said this week is also the expectation that the Iranians quickly again want to negotiate.
After all a part of the American embassy officials in Iraq has been evacuated, are now also British troops diplomats in the region under increased vigilance.