US President Donald Trump has threatened “major retaliation” if Tehran carries out a promised military response for the killing of its top security and intelligence official, Major General Qassem Soleimani. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump has threatened “major retaliation” if Tehran carries out a promised military response for the killing of its top security and intelligence official, Major General Qassem Soleimani. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump has threatened “major retaliation” if Tehran carries out a promised military response for the killing of its top security and intelligence official, Major General Qassem Soleimani. Photo: AFP
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Editorial by SCMP Editorial

War with Iran is the last thing world needs now

  • Trump cannot afford to continue his unorthodox foreign policy and must work with allies to open talks with Tehran to defuse tensions
  • Assassination of top Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani has made the world a more dangerous place

US President Donald Trump has threatened “major retaliation” if Tehran carries out a promised military response for the killing of its top security and intelligence official, Major General Qassem Soleimani. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump has threatened “major retaliation” if Tehran carries out a promised military response for the killing of its top security and intelligence official, Major General Qassem Soleimani. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump has threatened “major retaliation” if Tehran carries out a promised military response for the killing of its top security and intelligence official, Major General Qassem Soleimani. Photo: AFP
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