Published: 29 Jun 2020, 10:46 pm
US President Donald Trump and a number of officials were sued by Iran over their role in the assassination of General Qassem Soleimani.
General Ali Qasi Mehr, the prosecutor of Tehran, said his country filed the case with the Interpol accusing 36 US individuals, including the president.
He said they were accused of assassination and violent attacks against Iran's senior commander near Iraq airport.
Soleimani, former commander of the Quds Force of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps of Iran, along with an Iraqi militia commander, were killed in a US air strike on 3 January near Baghdad International Airport.