Iran: Military strike will lead to 'collapse' of Israel

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February 25, 2012 14:59

 
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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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