Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Iran Ups Support For Gaza And Lebanon Hardliners

Masked Palestinians take part on an anti-Israel rally organised
by Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Reuters

From Der Spiegel:

Iran is reportedly increasing its military aid to both Hezbollah and Hamas, according to Israeli intelligence sources. Meanwhile, Tehran is suspected of interfering in the reconciliation talks between the rival Palestinian factions.

It appears that Iran is continuing with is massive support for extremist groups that are intent on attacking Israel. A 20-page dossier compiled by the Israeli intelligence agencies, which has been seen by SPIEGEL, reports that Iran "has strengthened its operative help to Palestinian terror groups." The military aid is said to take the form of supplies of weapons, ammunitions and money, as well as the education and training of fighters.

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My Comment: So much for the election of President Obama and a new era of foreign policy. It appears that Iran is prepping their war machine.

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