Iran asks Interpol to help arrest Trump for killing Qassem Soleimani

Iran said Monday it has called for Interpol to help arrest President Donald Trump and 35 other United States officials for the January killing of its top general in an American drone strike.

He claimed Iran had asked the global police organization Interpol to issue a "red notice" to arrest them for their involvement in Soleimani's killing and that Tehran would continue to pursue Trump's prosecution even after the end of his presidency.

"A arrest warrant my son Trump don't give a fuck, he on Demon Time", wrote 50 Cent. "Tell them fools in Iran he said drop da addy".

Surprisingly enough, Trump himself has not responded to the arrest warrant yet.

Tehran prosecutor Ali Alqasimehr said Trump and 35 others whom Iran accuses of involvement in the January 3 strike that killed Gen. Qassem Soleimani in Baghdad face "murder and terrorism charges", the state-run IRNA news agency reported.

The acrimonious relationship between the US and Iran had deteriorated even further when the USA withdrew from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, commonly referred to as the "Iran nuclear deal" more than two years ago.

Speaking at a news conference in Riyadh on Monday, Brian Hook, the USA special representative for Iran, described the Iranian announcement as more "propaganda".

It is unlikely however that agency will act on the request given that Interpol's constitution prohibits it from taking on "any intervention or activities of a political, military, religious or racial character".

"Therefore, if or when any such requests were to be sent to the General Secretariat", it added, ".Interpol would not consider requests of this nature".

"This is another political stunt by the Iranian regime".

Soleimani was killed in a United States drone strike on January 3 in Iraq.

Previously, a bombing took place near the Baghdad Airport that killed Qassem Soleimani, a high-profile commander of Iran's Quds Force. It came after months of rising tensions between the two countries.

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