After Israel targeted Soleimani, Trump pulled the trigger

„Last October Yossi Cohen, head of Israel’s Mossad, spoke openly about assassinating Iranian General Qasem Soleimani, the head of the elite Quds Force in Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.

“He knows very well that his assassination is not impossible,” Cohen said in an interview. Soleimani had boasted that Israel tried to assassinate him in 2006 and failed.“ (…)

https://www.asiatimes.com/2020/01/opinion/after-israel-targeted-soleimani-trump-pulled-the-trigger/