Iranian Revolutionary Guards spokesman Ramadan Sharif could not hold back his emotions on Thursday night, upon learning that Quds Force Commander Qassem Soleimani was eliminated by the US.

Sharif could be seen weeping on Iranian TV as he announced Soleimani’s death.

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