Israeli intelligence provided information to the US for the assassination of Major General Qasem Soleimani, the head of the al-Quds Force, a sub-organization of the Iranian Revolution Guards.
According to US media, US intelligence was assisted by Israeli intelligence for the assassination of General Qasem Soleimani, and from the Israeli intelligence agency, the Americans confirmed that Soleimani was flying from Damascus to Baghdad.
US media reported that a Syrian informer gave information to the CIA about the aircraft in which Qasem Soleimani would be aboard, after which the Israeli intelligence confirmed the information.
Upon arriving at Baghdad Airport on Airbus A320 of a private Syrian airline ‘Syria Wings’, US detectives reported the arrival of Qasem Soleimani to the US Army, which then proceeded the target with 3 US drones equipped with helicopter missiles.
During this time, they did not face any difficulty because Iraq’s airspace is completely dominated by the United States.
On the other hand, according to the US newspaper The New York Times, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had a telephonic conversation with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu before Qasem Soleimani was attacked and he was the only leader in the region aware of the US action.
It should be noted that on January 3, the United States attacked in Baghdad and killed General Qasem Soleimani, commander of the Iranian Quds Force, in response, Iran on January 8 target 2 US military bases in Iraq with missiles.