Today, a US airstrike in Iraq killed General Qasim Suleimani, of IRGC.
What is IRGC
IRGC – Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps, is a parallel army in Iran, other than regular army run by the government. IRGC was started by Khomeni to protect the revolution.
IRGC has been labelled as terrorist group by many countries including United States, Saudia Arabia & Bahrain.
This event will likely escalate the situation between Iran and United States. Not only this, but this killing will cause affects on the region and the world otherwise too.
Oil prices have already started to rise following this news.