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Ahmadinejad calls Israel a ‘cancerous tumour’ soon to be destroyed

by Brad A. Greenberg

August 17, 2012 | 3:41 pm

Israel’s ambassador to the U.S., Michael Oren, said this week that Israel’s clock on Iran is “ticking faster” than President Obama’s. Not that the Iranian president needs a reason to advocate for the destruction of Israel—he did so unprovoked about two weeks ago—but I wonder if Mahmoud Ahmadinejad heard Oren.

The AFP reports on Ahmadinejad calling Israel a “cancerous tumour” during an anti-Israel rally in Tehran today. He went on:

“The Zionist regime and the Zionists are a cancerous tumour,” he said.

“The nations of the region will soon finish off the usurper Zionists in the Palestinian land…. A new Middle East will definitely be formed. With the grace of God and help of the nations, in the new Middle East there will be no trace of the Americans and Zionists,” he said.

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