PM: Time for world to admit Iran's role in world terror

Netanyahu claims Iran and Hezbollah have been waging campaign of world terror on five continents over the past year; says world cannot let exporter of world terror obtain nuclear weapons; vows to exact "a heavy price."

July 19, 2012 17:46
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Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu 370. (photo credit: Moshe Milner/GPO)

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Thursday said that all the countries of the world that understand that Iran is an exporter of world terror must join Israel in "stating that fact clearly" in order to emphasize the importance of preventing the Islamic Republic from obtaining a nuclear weapon.

Speaking at a press conference in the aftermath of

The prime minister said that Israel and world security agencies have caught Hezbollah and Iranian operatives in all these countries, after attacks, planning terror attacks and laying the infrastructure to wage their war of terror.

Netanyahu thanked Bulgarian government and the country's citizens for working quickly to save the lives of Israelis injured in the attack. He referred to Bulgaria as "a true friend of Israel."

Netanyahu's statement blaming Iran for standing behind the terror attack came after Iran's embassy in Bulgaria

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