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Secretive General Leads Iranian Fight Against ISIS05:20

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Iran is playing an increasingly active role in the fight against ISIS, and Iranian general Ghasem Soleimani — who is described as the "most powerful man in Iraq" is leading the way.

The BBC's Gabriel Gatehouse reports from northern Iraq on the trail of the secretive Soleimani.


This segment aired on September 25, 2014.

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