Iran says no difference between Israeli parties, all aggressors: Mehr

“Death to Israel” demonstration held in Iran

(Reuters) – Iran’s foreign ministry said on Wednesday it saw no difference between Israel’s political parties and called them all aggressors, semi-official Mehr News Agency reported after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s election victory.

Netanyahu, whose Likud party unexpectedly won Israeli elections on Tuesday, warned U.S. President Barack Obama’s administration this month that it was negotiating a “bad deal” with Iran over its nuclear program.

The United States and its allies suspect Iran of seeking nuclear weapons capability. Tehran says its nuclear program is purely for peaceful purposes, but Israel regards it as a threat to its existence and refuses to rule out military action.

“For us there is no difference between the Zionist regime’s political parties. They are all aggressors in nature,” Iran’s foreign ministry spokeswoman Marizeh Afkham told reporters at a weekly news conference in Tehran, Mehr reported.

Since its 1979 Islamic revolution, Iran refuses to recognize Israel…

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  • ontario john

    That’s alright, Thomas Mulcair has just explained the troubles in the middle east. During a news conference today, he states that the current trouble with ISIS is because of George Bush. That’s right, nothing to do with islam folks. Its that evil George Bush. And Harper has no right in sending military forces of any kind there. Military action is not the answer there according to him. Don’t you feel much better now?

    • Exile1981

      No I don’t feel better; how much CO2 did that wind bag spew while telling those hopelessly idiotic statements?

  • David

    I dare say the iranians could declare that they intend to build nukes and use them on all western countries and the progressives would still say just be nice and it will all go away.

    • luna

      Progressives have been thoroughly undermined and infiltrated by the Muslim agenda.

  • AlanUK

    “Tehran says its nuclear program is purely for peaceful purposes …”

    For Islam, peace comes as a result of submission to Allah. As part of this, peace can only come about if every last Jew is killed. Closely followed by the polytheists (Christians). And the Hindus. And the Buddhists. And all the other religions of the world. Allah will reign supreme and peace will come …
    God help us!