Here’s what Mike Pompeo told the press about the U.S.’s reasons for killing Soleimani

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, next to State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus, left, arrives to speak at a news conference at the State Department in Washington, Tuesday Jan. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with reporters Tuesday morning about the airstrike that killed Qasem Soleimani in Iraq, the ongoing tensions between Iran and the U.S. and whether the U.S. is truly threatening to attack Iran’s cultural sites.