Deadly drone attack warranted Posted in: Opinions The U.S. killed Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani, commander of the Quds Force, the elite wing of the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guards, in a drone strike early on Jan. 3. President Trump made this bold call after Iranian-backed militia rockets killed an American contractor in northern Iraq. Yet rather than celebrating ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!