Jafari: Nothing will remain of Israel if it attacks Iran
September 17, 2012 00:50
The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard, Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari warned on Sunday that "nothing will remain" of Israel if it takes military action against Tehran over its controversial nuclear program. Jafari made the remarks during a press conference in Tehran.
The commander said Iran's response to any attack will begin near the Israeli border, the Tehran Times reported.
Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari also warned that Iran might close the Straits of Hormuz if it is attacked, withdraw from the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty and hit US bases in the Middle East.