Iranian Military Leader Threatens Destruction ‘Very Soon’ of U.S., Israel

Remarks come in wake of Iran amplifying threats to attack U.S., Israel

  • Brigadier General Ali Fadavi, the deputy commander in chief of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), Tehran’s chief terrorism force, said on Tuesday that the Islamic Republic will soon witness the destruction of the United States and Israel. 
  • Fadavi said that Iran is equipping Palestinian militant groups, including Hamas, to wage war against Israel and that “very soon” the world “will witness the destruction of the Zionist regime.”
  • “The Zionists,” Fadavi added, “are taking actions under the guidance of the United States, but soon the great Satan [the United States] will also be destroyed.”