Iranian official: Iran still committed to “full annihilation” of Israel

It really doesn’t get much clearer than this:

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Hassan Firouzabadi said threats and pressures cannot deter Iran from its revolutionary causes and ideals, and stressed that the Iranian nation will remain committed to the full annihilation of the Zionist regime of Israel to the end.

Addressing a defense gathering here in Tehran on Sunday, General Firouzabadi said that nations should realize the threats and dangers posed by the Zionist regime of Israel.

He reiterated the Iranian nation and Supreme Leader’s emphasis on the necessity of support for the oppressed Palestinian nation and its causes, and noted, “The Iranian nation is standing for its cause that is the full annihilation of Israel.”

In a 2009 interview, journalist Jeffery Goldberg talked about the inability of many in the West to understand the mindset of terrorist groups and the countries that sponsor them: “People in the United States find it hard to understand how people in Hamas and Hezbollah think … It’s alien to us. The feverish racism and conspiracy mongering, the obscurantism, the apocalyptic thinking – we can’t relate to that.” Later in the interview, he continued, “Just because a belief sounds ridiculous to you doesn’t mean it’s not sincerely held … I think it’s best to err on the side of taking people at their word.”

Time and time again, Iran has publicly said it seeks Israel’s destruction. It would be folly not to take Iran at its word. Israel already does; she can’t afford not to. The question is: will the rest of the world follow suit?


Author: Stand For Israel | May 21, 2012
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What do you think?

  • Mori
    December 31, 2012
    12:20 am
     

    I live in Iran, Iranian Governors are so insane… We dont agree with them ever…

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  • Michae1
    May 23, 2012
    5:09 pm
     

    My Lord sits on His throne in the 3rd Heaven. Satan sits on his throne in the second Heaven. The Throne of David will soon be Jerusalem again. The Temple described by Ezekiel will soon be built too. The Dome of the Rock has an alien inscription carved in the rock on the other side of the earth. I’m not worried about Israel’s enemies being successful at all. They will lose by the hand of GOD. The Scriptures will be fulfilled as it is written. It is 2012 and expect changes in the earth. The Good Shepherd will watch over His people.

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  • Mary
    May 21, 2012
    9:18 pm
     

    God’s chosen people are under God’s protection
    …perhaps Iran is so named to testify ‘I ran from I Am…He Is rael! Too bad someone hasn’t invented a device to send nukes back whence they came…that would make them obsolete real fast! Standing with Israel:)

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  • John
    May 21, 2012
    6:47 pm
     

    I am so angry and mad at Iran for their stupidity to insult Israel. I pray that their rockets that face Israel will point back at Iran, However we must pray for our enemy that hurt every Jewish.

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  • Francis
    May 21, 2012
    5:53 pm
     

    I do not stand for Israel only, but also stand for the one standing for Israel. Repent neighboring middle east or you will find yourself fighting against God himself.

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  • maleng
    May 21, 2012
    5:50 pm
     

    God will protects you…Israel

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  • Olafur
    May 21, 2012
    4:45 pm
     

    Iran can not wipe Israel out of the map.

    And I will plant them upon there land, and they shall no more be pulled up out of there land wich I have given them, saith the Lord thy God.
    Amos 9:15

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  • Olafur
    May 21, 2012
    4:36 pm
     

    I stand for Israel.Iran can never wipe Gods land out of the map. God said, I will plant them upon there land,(Israel) and they shall no more be pulled up out of there land wich I have given them…

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  • Rafael
    May 21, 2012
    3:42 pm
     

    I love Israel!!!
    too bad I’m to old to enlist in the IDF

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  • sandy
    May 21, 2012
    3:18 pm
     

    I will forever stand with Israel, she is God’s chosen people and woe be unto those who opress Israel! the rest of the world needs to wise up and back Israel!!!

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  • Diane
    May 21, 2012
    1:57 pm
     

    I stand for Israel and don’t not support pres Obamas stance on defending the other side.

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  • Jeronimo
    May 21, 2012
    1:52 pm
     

    Woe to Iran and anyone else who stands against Israel. they are Lord’s chosen People and that is His chosen land. they are the apple of His eye, And that hasn’t changed

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  • James
    May 21, 2012
    1:35 pm
     

    Most of my countrymen DO NOT fully understand, and many of them don’t care , what is going on in Israel. I do because I have read the Nev’im and also the B’rit Hadashah concerning end times. I grew up with jewish classmates and could not figure out why I enjoyed being around them until March 2011. I found I am Jewish on my fathers side, and am SO proud of it. I have two flags in my possession One red, white, and blue the other blue and white. I would give my life for either. Psalm 122:6

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