Mohsen Rezai, the Secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council
A senior Iranian regime official told Hezbollah’s Al Manar TV channel that if Israel made any move to attack Iran, the regime would “wipe [Israel] off the map of the world”, which he added was a hope of the regime. He threatened that Iran would “raze [Israel] the ground,” and “teach them a lesson they will never forget.”
In the interview, on Al Manar’s TV on February 18, Mohsen Rezai, the Secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council, said, Netanyahu, would be unable to escape from the Occupied Palestinian Territories if we attacked them.” Rezai blasted remarks by the Israeli Prime Minister at the Munich Security Conference, saying, “His lies can’t even convince children. And they’re not worth responding to.”
Rezai further emphasized that “Iran has never lost hope and is working toward the fulfillment of these hopes,” listing the main hope as “We hope to wipe Israel off the earth.” The senior regime official added, “Iran hopes that the Islamic world wakes up to remove this cancerous tumor from the region in order for Islamic justice to prevail, as well as for justice to prevail in the world. We will not give up hope on justice prevailing.” He asserted that “the [anti-Zionist] resistance is in its strongest days, extending from Tehran to Gaza”, adding gloatingly “Israel does not have the courage to attack Iran since in the event that they commit any foolish act they will face a crushing response.”
Mohsen Rezai in remarks to Hezbollah mouthpiece of al-Manar said:” If Israel takes the least step to attack Iran, we will wipe it off the map of this world. “We will raze it to the ground. And we will teach them a lesson that they will never forget.”
He added: “Netanyahu would be unable to escape from the occupied territories of Palestine if we attacked them.”He blasted the remarks the Israeli premier made in Munich Security Conference, saying, “his lies in Munich Security Conference cannot convince even children. And they are not worth responding.” “Iran has never lost hope and it is working to render these hopes fulfilled”. “We hope to wipe out Israel from the earth,” he noted.
He continued, “Iran hopes the Islamic world wakes up to removing this cancerous tumor from the region in order for Islamic justice to prevail as well as justice to prevail in the world.” We will not give up hope on prevailing the justice.
He claimed, “The resistance is in its very strong days which stretches from Tehran to Gaza”. The Iranian official concluded, “Israel does not have the pluck to attack Iran as In case they commit any foolish act, they will find a crushing response.”