Why does Iago suggest Roderigo kill Cassio?

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Iago plans to get revenge on Othello for possibly sleeping with his wife and promoting Cassio to lieutenant. In order to do so Iago manipulates Roderigo, who is infatuated with Desdemona, to help him carry out his plan. Iago continually persuades Roderigo into giving him money under the guise that Iago is helping him win Desdemona's heart. Iago successfully convinces Roderigo that Michael Cassio has wooed Desdemona so...

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