Iran will never recognize Israel, says Ahmadinejad

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad spoke before a group of Muslim figures in New York on Monday night, saying that "The Iranian nation will never recognize the Zionist regime,", Iran's Fars News Agency reported on Tuesday.
Ahmadinejad went on to reiterate Iran's support for the Palestinians, as well as the Lebanese.
The Iranian president's remarks were reportedly met with the applause of his audience.