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August 19, 2012 9:50 pm

Iran’s Khamenei Repeats Anti-Semitic Slurs

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Grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Photo: Wiki Commons

YNet – The “cancerous tumor” of Israel is the biggest problem confronting Muslim countries today, Iran’s supreme leader said on Sunday, repeating an epithet slammed just days earlier by UN chief Ban Ki-moon and US and EU officials.

In a speech marking Eid al-Fitr, the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said “the big powers have dominated the destiny of the Islamic countries for years and… installed the Zionist cancerous tumor in the heart of the Islamic world,” according to the official IRNA news agency.

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  • Braham Finestone

    This is absolute rubbish – in fact the reverse is true. Militant islamists are a cancerous network of terrorists and as this web of terror spreads in the name of Islam, Khomeini and his gangs of extremists try to blame the west for their greedy ambitions.
    To describe Israel in such terms is in violation of international law and the threats to Israels security seems now to be real if not imminent.
    We must take action soon or there will be no going back.