Atlanta rapper Waka Flocka Flame and Ja Rule aren’t laughing out loud. The hip-hop pair have shared their issues with social media poking fun at the potential start of a global war between the United States and Iran.
Big Facts: This weekend, both Waka and Ja hit up their social media pages to keep it 100 on the reality of the US taking out a top Iranian general.
High-Key Details: Since this week’s deadly attack, social media has erupted with #WWIII memes.
Wait, There’s More: This week, buzz developed about President Donald Trump ordering a deadly attack at an airport which ultimately killed Qasem Soleimani.
A US drone strike ordered by President Donald Trump on Baghdad airport has killed a top Iranian commander, in a major escalation in regional tensions that have pitted Tehran against Washington and its allies in the Middle East. The Pentagon on Thursday confirmed a strike killed Qasem Soleimani, who as head of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Quds Force became the architect of Tehran’s proxy conflicts in the Middle East. A US defense official told CNN the strike was carried out with a drone. (CNN)
Before You Go: The attack immediately sparked negative reactions from key celebrities including Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King.