Iraqi Prime Minister declares national duel for Soleimani and Muhandis: Statement

BAGHDAD: Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on Saturday declared three days of national mourning for Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani, the leader of the Iraqi militia and others killed in a US air strike in Baghdad .

Prime Minister and Commander in Chief Adel Abdul Mahdi orders the slowdown of the national duel for the souls of the martyrs for three days from Saturday, his office said in a statement.