Iran Supreme Leader: Tehran not involved in Hamas attack, but ‘proud of Palestine’
i24news.tv reports: “Ayatollah Ali Khamenei responds to ‘circulating rumors over the last two, three days, including those about Islamic Iran being behind this action’
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei denied on Tuesday that his country was behind the massive attack launched by Hamas against Israel on Saturday, while reaffirming Iranian support ‘for Palestine.’
‘Supporters of the Zionist regime and others have been circulating rumors over the last two, three days, including those about Islamic Iran being behind this action. They are false,’ Khamenei declared, during a speech to a military academy.
The Ayatollah also asserted that Iran, the first country to welcome the Hamas offensive, was ‘kissing the hands of the Palestinians who planned the attack.’
‘Iran is not responsible for the failure of Israeli intelligence,’ he added…”View Original Article