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Posted on 09/25/2012 8:26:18 AM PDT by yoe
UPDATE 6-In New York, defiant Ahmadinejad says Israel will be 'eliminated'
White House calls his comments "disgusting, offensive"
Ahmadinejad: Iran "ready to defend" against Israeli attack
* Iran's president in New York for UN General Assembly
* He wants US dialogue based on fairness, mutual respect
* Ahmadinejad to address General Assembly on Wednesday
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Monday Israel has no roots in the Middle East and would be "eliminated," ignoring a U.N. warning to avoid incendiary rhetoric ahead of the annual General Assembly session.
Ahmadinejad also said he did not take seriously the threat that Israel could launch a military strike on Iran's nuclear facilities, denied sending arms to (Syria) and alluded to Iran's threats to the life of British author Salman Rushdie.
[snip] Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has hinted Israel could strike Iran's nuclear sites and criticized U.S. President Barack Obama's position that sanctions and diplomacy should be given more time to stop Tehran from acquiring nuclear weapons.
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How appalling for this to be happening as Yom Kippur starts at sundown tonight. Prayers for the G-d of Israel to protect the nation of Israel, its citzens, and Jewish people worldwide.
The time is approaching
You mean, he still hates Israel after Zabar’s sent him a gift basket and two tickets to off-Broadway’s “Old Jews Telling Jokes”?? I’m shocked, I tell you.
Unfortunate he would want to eliminate “one of our closest allies in the region.” sigh.
This little prick should be Tango Uniform on our soil right now.
Fortunately we will still have the rest of our allies in the regions such as____?, and____?
Only if they ‘punch above their weight’ as the Great Obama sez!!
I wonder if the IDF will be there to escort his plane home?