Anti-Israel

Qasem Soleimani, commander of the IRGC-QF, July 30, 2014

“Disarmament of resistance is daydream that will only come true in the graveyard for the Zionists.”“IRGC’s Quds Commander: Israel Hallucinating Palestinians’ Disarming,” Islamic Republic News Agency, July 20, 2014, http://irna.ir/en/News/81254819/Politic/IRGC%CB%88s_Quds_commander__Israel_hallucinating_Palestinians%CB%88__disarming.

Hassan Nasrallah, Secretary-General, July 2014

During a phone call with Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal in response to the conflict in Gaza: “Hezbollah and the Lebanese resistance stand firmly on the side of the Intifada and the Palestinian people’s resistance, and support Hamas’ strategy and the just conditions it has set to end the conflict.”“Hezbollah leader says Gaza ‘resistance’ will defeat Israel,” Al Arabiya, July 21, 2014, http://english.alarabiya.net/en/News/middle-east/2014/07/21/Hezbollah-leader-says-Gaza-resistance-will-defeat-Israel-.html.

Osama Hamdan, Hamas’s representative in Lebanon, July 2014

“We all remember how the Jews used to slaughter Christians, in order to mix their blood in their holy matzot. This is not a figment of imagination or something taken from a film. It is a fact, acknowledged by their own books and by historical evidence. It happened everywhere, here and there.”

“The Israelis concentrate on killing children. I believe that this is engraved in the historical Zionist and Jewish mentality, which has become addicted to the killing of women and children.”Ariel Ben Solomon, “Hamas Invites Hezbollah to Join in Fighting against Israel,” Jerusalem Post, July 30, 2014, http://www.jpost.com/Operation-Protective-Edge/Hamas-invites-Hezbollah-to-join-in-fighting-against-Israel-369379.

Sami Abu Zuhri, Hamas spokesman, July 2014

“All Israelis have now become legitimate targets.”Khaled Abu Toameh, “Hamas: All Israelis Now Targets for Missile Attacks,” Jerusalem Post, July 8, 2014, http://www.jpost.com/Operation-Protective-Edge/Hamas-All-Israelis-now-targets-for-missile-attacks-361965.

Hamas sermon in Gaza’s Deir al-Balah Mosque, airing on Hamas’s al-Aqsa TV station, July 2014

“Our doctrine in fighting you [the Jews] is that we will totally exterminate you. We will not leave a single one of you alive, because you are alien usurpers of the land and eternal mercenaries. Research the history, my brothers. Wherever the Jews lived, they spread corruption.”Ariel Ben Solomon, “Hamas Invites Hezbollah to Join in Fighting against Israel,” Jerusalem Post, July 30, 2014, http://www.jpost.com/Operation-Protective-Edge/Hamas-invites-Hezbollah-to-join-in-fighting-against-Israel-369379.

Mohammed Deif, July 2014

“[Israeli soldiers face Palestinian soldiers] craving to die.”“Lapid says Hamas commander Mohammad Deif ‘a dead man,’” Jerusalem Post, July 30, 2013, http://www.jpost.com/Operation-Protective-Edge/Lapid-says-Hamas-commander-Mohammad-Deif-a-dead-man-369412.

Jobbik MP Tibor Bana, July 2014

The EU should not maintain relations with “an aggressor state such as Israel.”MTI, “Jobbik Calls on EU to Suspend Agreement with Israel,” Politics.hu, July 24, 2014, http://www.politics.hu/20140724/jobbik-calls-on-eu-to-suspend-agreement-with-israel.

Daoud Shihab, PIJ spokesman, July 2014

“Israel is targeting the Palestinians… I would just like to remind you of the ruling by the Israeli rabbis, who have instructed the soldiers to knead the [dough for] the bread that the Jews eat with the blood of Arab and Palestinian children.”Lazar Berman, “Islamic Jihad: IDF Soldiers Told to Bake Palestinian Blood into Bread,” Times of Israel, July 27, 2014, http://www.timesofisrael.com/islamic-jihad-idf-soldiers-told-to-bake-palestinian-blood-into-bread/.

Mohammad Reza Naqdi, commander of the Basij, June 10, 2014

“They (the US and Israel) had come to destroy Syria, but they have failed now.”“Basij Commander: US, Israel Main Losers of Syria’s Successful Election,” Fars News Agency, June 10, 2014, http://english.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13930320001486.

Mohammad Reza Naqdi, commander of the Basij, June 2014

“The US and Israel were the main losers of the presidential election in Syria.”“Basij Commander: US, Israel Main Losers of Syria’s Successful Election,” Fars News Agency, June 10, 2014, http://english.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13930320001486.