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August 2, 2012 10:55 am

Iran’s President Calls for Israel’s “Annihilation”

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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Photo: wiki commons.

JPost – In a speech published on his website Thursday, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said the ultimate goal of world forces must be the annihilation of Israel.

Speaking to ambassadors from Islamic countries ahead of ‘Qods Day’ (‘Jerusalem Day’), an annual Iranian anti-Zionist event established in 1979 by Ayatollah Khomeini and which falls this year on August 17, Ahmadinejad said that a “horrible Zionist current” had been managing world affairs for “about 400 years.”

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  • Ariella

    Wait a minute, I keep hearing that Ahmandinejad is mistranslated, such as what was translated ‘Israel must be wiped off the map’ really means ‘vanish from the pages of time’. So what he must really mean is ‘Israel must be gently pushed into the sea, so that Jews will quietly drown’ rather than ‘we will blow them to pieces’.