Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei accuses Israel’s leaders of committing “genocide” in Gaza and calls on the Islamic world to arm Palestinians fighting “the Zionist regime.”

In a speech marking the Muslim festival of Eid al-Fitr, Khamenei says Israel is acting like a “rabid dog” and “a wild wolf” in acts that amount to a human catastrophe in Gaza and which must be resisted.

— AFP

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