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  2/16/2012, Shevat 23, 5772

Nasrallah Threatens Senior Israelis


Hizbullah leader Hassan Nasrallah threatened, Thursday evening, to murder senior Israeli leaders. Speaking at an event in memory of former Hizbullah leader Abbas Musawi and arch terrorist Imad Mughniyeh, Sheikh Nasrallah said Mughniyeh's blood would chase and exact revenge from them but denied having anything to do with this week's terror attacks against Israeli targets, saying it wouldn't harm soldiers, diplomats or "simple Israelis".

Despite evidence that Mughniyeh's death in a Damascus car bombing was carried out by Syria, Hizbullah blames Israel and has been threatening the Jewish state with revenge. Nasrallah called on the movements that are growing stronger as a result of the "Arab spring" to act against what he called "the Zionist project".

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