Democrats trash and Republicans praise classified briefing on Soleimani killing

Democrats said Trump administration officials failed to provide a justification for the killing of Iranian Quds Force Commander Qassem Soleimani, which many of them believe was unjustified and some have labeled an assassination.

Republican lawmakers who left the briefing said information provided there showed the United States had no choice but to take out Soleimani.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and other administration officials briefed senators and House lawmakers Wednesday in separate, classified briefings to explain why the U.S. launched a drone strike Thursday that killed Soleimani and several other officials.

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