An Israeli military strike on Iran's nuclear facilities will result in "the collapse" of the Jewish state, Iranian state-run Press TV quoted Iranian Defense Minister Brig.-Gen. Ahmad Vahidi as saying on Saturday.
“The Zionist regime is on the verge of dissolution… a military attack by the Zionist regime will undoubtedly lead to the collapse of this regime,” Vahidi said.
“Israeli officials’ remarks about launching an attack against Iran are ridicules [sic]” the Press TV website quoted the Minister as saying.
According to Press TV, Vahidi made the comments on Thursday, a day ahead of the UN nuclear watchdog's latest report on Iran's nuclear program.
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