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Iranian Leaders Angrily Denounce ‘Deal of the Century’

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30 Jan 2020
Iranian Leaders Angrily Denounce ‘Deal of the Century’
Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei gave a fiery speech on Wednesday, denouncing the Trump Administration’s recently released “Deal of the Century” as a “satanic” plot that would surely be thwarted, adding that the city of Jerusalem must not be “in the hands of Jews.” Iran’s foreign ministry issued a similar statement, saying it would seek to build cooperation with other regional countries “at all levels to unite the Muslim world to confront the great conspiracy.” However, ex-CIA director and general David Petraeus said on Wednesday that according to his assessments, Iran and its Lebanese Shi’ite terror proxy militia Hezbollah were not ready to risk a war with Israel at this time.

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