August 8, 2010
Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki said Sunday that the Islamic Republic will stand by Lebanon and Syria should Israel attack them.
“The Iranian government and nation are willing to support Lebanon and Syria against any possible Israeli aggression,” Mottaki said in a joint press conference in Tehran with his Lebanese counterpart Ali Al Shami.
Referring to the border incident which killed Brigadier-General Dov Harari and five Lebanese citizens Mottaki stated that the three countries hold ongoing discussions on Israel’s war threats and noted that Iran would offer any help required by Lebanon and Syria.
This article was posted: Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 3:37 pm