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  11/23/2012, Kislev 9, 5773

Ahmadinejad: Israel Has a 'Childish' Desire to Attack

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Thursday that Israel has a "childish" desire to attack his country, adding that Iran can protect itself.

"They wish to hurt the Iranian nation. They are waiting for the chance. They know that Iran does not attack anybody and they know that Iran knows how to defend itself," Ahmadinejad told a news conference in the Pakistani capital Islamabad.