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Who was Qassem Soleimani, and what does his death mean?

Clip: 01/03/2020 | 9m 11s Video has closed captioning.

Qassem Soleimani was the Middle East's most recognized military commander, strategist and operational chief of Iran's militant proxies and a symbol of its regional ambitions. He was killed in a targeted U.S. drone attack Friday at Baghdad’s international airport. Nick Schifrin reports and joins special correspondent Jane Ferguson and Judy Woodruff to discuss his death and the regional response.

Aired: 01/03/20

Rating: NR

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