The leader of Hezbollah accused Israel on Friday of being behind a string of killings of anti-Syria figures in Lebanon, saying the Jewish state was trying to foment strife between his Islamic militant movement and other Lebanese communities.
Iran’s president accused Israel on Friday of using the Holocaust as a pretext for ”genocide” against Palestinians. Mahmoud Ahmadi-Nejad, who outraged the West in 2005 by calling Israel a ”tumour” to be wiped off the map, said the truth should be told about World War Two and the Holocaust.
Israel on Monday released 57 Palestinian prisoners out of a total of about 11,000 as a gesture to the Palestinian leadership ahead of a US-sponsored peace meeting expected later this year.
Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah claimed on Friday that Israel was behind the assassination of Lebanese politicians and urged feuding parties to agree on who should become president in order to end the country's crisis.
Beirut: Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah has accused Israel of killing anti-Syrian figures in Lebanon to cause strife and drag his fighters into fighting other Lebanese communities.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Friday launched a new tirade against Israel amid growing tensions with the West, vowing to work to abolish the Jewish state and questioning the scale of the Holocaust.
By Ramin Mostaghim and Borzou Daragahi LOS ANGELES TIMES TEHRAN, Iran -- The Iranian president delivered fiery remarks Friday about Israel and his country's nuclear program on the occasion of Qods Day, the annual commemoration of the Palestinian fight against the Jewish state.
Iran's president accused Israel on Friday of using the Holocaust as a pretext for "genocide" against Palestinians.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad fired another broadside at Israel Friday as the country marked the annual “Quds Day.”
Israel’s illegal 40-year control over and confiscation of land in the occupied territories and US enabling support (particularly the one-sided support by the current US administration) go a long way toward explaining why it is that 1.3 billion Muslims ‘hate us’, notes Ray McGovern .