Iran mocks U.S. threat: “an old lion roar scared”

Iran mocks U.S. threat: “an old lion roar scared”

Posted 13/02/2014 07:10 AM

Iran mocks US threat-an old lion roar scaredTehran – Newspapers and agencies
Tehran ridiculed the United States from the threat of a military option in dealing with the nuclear issue, as it has been likened to «old lion roar afraid». And declared its readiness for «decisive war» with Washington and Tel Aviv, warning that exposure to attack will push «Hezbollah» Lebanese to «destroy» the Jewish state.

He criticized the head of the Shura Council (parliament) Ali Larijani’s remarks to U.S. officials about sanctions on Tehran, saying they «Onmal opportunists Mcetkbron». He believed that the success of negotiations between Iran and the six countries concerned its nuclear file «requires our dependence on ourselves economically» and added, «threats, U.S. officials the option of military action against Iran, roared like an old afraid to launch an attack».

He described the Iranian Chief of Staff Gen. Hassan Firouzabadi «threats to politicians, the White House» as «political trick hollow», stressing that his country «ready and fully ready to fight a decisive war with America and the Zionist entity».

He added: «We warn all the countries that have launched, including an attack on Iran, we will target every site used to launch an attack on our forces. Do not let a runner for any of the countries in the region, but we will target U.S. bases in which, if we are attacked them ». He added: «We will not leave any space for the enemies, if ignited flames of war».

Gen. Yahya Rahim Safavi, the military affairs adviser to Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, stressed that «the Iranian nation and its armed forces ready to defend and protect the country, with all its power, and will respond to any aggression strikes reciprocal nor unimaginable». He also pointed out that «the start of a war on Iran means that the Hezbollah forces of Iran and the Lebanese Hezbollah will destroy the Zionist regime».

In the meantime, student president of the Iranian Atomic Energy Agency, Ali Akbar Salehi, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to provide proof of the accusations regarding possible military dimensions to Tehran’s nuclear program. He said: «do not accept any statements from the agency, unless the accusation was supported by Baqraún. You should know from the agency that provided the documents, and that we get the original version. When we prove that those documents authentic, we discussed with the Agency ».

He Iranian President Hassan Rohani to «huge gains» achievements in his negotiations with the six countries (the five permanent members of the Security Council and Germany), calling on Iranians to lawyers «studied the precise substance of agreement (Geneva), and inform the public it».

Furthermore, the two foreign ministers discussed the Iranian Mohammad Javad Zarif and Sergei Lavrov in a telephone conversation, «the successful launch» to implement the agreement, and they considered it would allow «dispel fears» about the nature of Iran’s nuclear program.

In Washington, the International Monetary Fund concluded in a review of the first to put the Iranian economy in nearly 3 years, to intensify sanctions that led to the deep structural weaknesses in it. He pointed out that «inflation rates and high unemployment, while showing a sector companies and banks indices weakness … Iran is now at a crossroads, and the powers of the new departure in the application of fast and activist for radical reforms of the labor frameworks that are based on the commodity markets, labor and lending ».