Senior Iran Official: No Change in Stance on Israel, Which ‘Should be Annihilated’

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Hossein Sheikholeslam, a foreign affairs adviser to Iranian parliament speaker Ali Larijani, said Iran still believes Israel should be annihilated. Photo: Screenshot.

A senior Iranian official on Tuesday called for Israel’s annihilation and rejected the claim by British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond that Iran’s government has shown more nuance towards the Jewish state.

“Our positions against the usurper Zionist regime have not changed at all; Israel should be annihilated and this is our ultimate slogan,” Hussein Sheikholeslam, a foreign affairs adviser to Iranian parliament speaker Ali Larijani, told reporters on Tuesday, the Fars News Agency reported.

On Monday, Hammond, who was in Tehran to re-open the British embassy there, suggested that the current Iranian government under President Hassan Rouhani has shown a more nuanced approach towards Israel than the leadership of former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

“What we’re looking for is behavior from Iran, not only towards Israel but towards other players in the region, that slowly rebuilds their sense that Iran is not a threat to them,” Hammond said.

AUGUST 25, 2015 | JNS.org | Source: algemeiner.com “Senior Iran Official: No Change in Stance on Israel, Which ‘Should be Annihilated’”

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Jews in Europe report a surge in anti-Semitism: see: nytimes.com

74% of French Jews are considering emigration: see: tabletmag.com

Jews flee anti-Semitism upsurge in Europe: see: theaustralian.com.au

French Muslims see Jews controlling the economy: see: jta.org

Islamic anti-Semitism: see: wikiislam.net

The global pogrom: see: jpost.com

Jews leave Swedish city after sharp rise in anti-Semitic hate crimes: see: telegraph.co.uk

Reporter wearing kippah abused by Muslims in Malmö, Sweden: see: elderofziyon.blogspot.co.uk

Jews attacked in Malmö days after synagogue vandalised: see: jta.org

Jewish woman beaten by Muslims in Sweden for wearing Star of David: see: inquisitr.com

The mayor of Malmö blames Jews for anti-Semitism: see: tabletmag.com

Anti-Semitism in Copenhagen: see: frontpagemag.com

Switzerland: Muslim protesters attempt to storm synagogue: see: israelnationalnews.com

Belgian cafe posts a sign banning Jews from entering: see: nydailynews.com

Anti-Israel protesters defend Hitler. Police eject pro-Israel man: see: breitbart.com

Anti-Semitism in Britain. “Sit up and take notice.”: see: gatestoneinstitute.org

UK Islam apologist admits to Muslim  anti-Semitism, “our dirty little secret”: see: newstatesman.com

The Luton Islamic Centre is a hotbed of anti-Semitic hatred: see: hurryupharry.org

Jewish MP cancels surgeries after threat: see: guardian-series.co.uk

UK Muslim gang goes “Jew bashing”: see: mirror.co.uk

Another gutless UK politician condemns the current wave of anti-Semitism without once alluding to its source. : see: telegraph.co.uk

New York City councilman David Greenfield calls out the Jew haters for what they are: see: youtube.com

Arab TV teaching children to hate Jews: see: youtube.com

Daniel Greenfield: We need to talk about Muslim anti-Semitism: see: frontpagemag.com

Contemporary imprints of the anti-Semitic libel, The Protocols of the Elders of Zion: see: en.wikipedia.org