Mourners pack Tehran to grieve Iran general Soleimani

TEHRAN (AFP) – Mourners packed the streets of Tehran yesterday for ceremonies to pay homage to top Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani, after he was killed in a United States (US) strike in Baghdad. Clutching portraits of their hero, the crowd gathered at Tehran University before supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei presided over prayers for the slain general, AFP correspondents reported. More details in Tuesday’s Borneo Bulletin