Cheryl K. Chumley
February 12, 2014
A leading military chief in Iran said America’s threats against Tehran mean next to nothing — and that it’s the United States that better watch it.
“We are ready for the decisive battle against the U.S. and the Zionist regime,” said Gen. Hassan Firouzabadi, the chief of staff of Iran’s Armed Forces, according toFars News, Iran’s government-run news agency. “If we are targeted from the U.S. bases in the region, we will hit those bases.”
The general also said that Iran’s been prepping for war against the United States and Israel for the past 10 years. The “enemies” and Western-tied troops that moved into the area “eventually came to the conclusion that they lack the ability [to wage war on Iran] and left the region,” he told Fars.