Israel condemns an announcement by Iran’s ambassador to Lebanon that Tehran will award thousands of dollars to the families of Palestinian terrorists.

“This is further proof of Iran’s deep involvement in support for anti-Israeli terrorism,” says the Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem. “After the [nuclear] agreement with world powers, Iran has allowed itself to continue as a major player in international terrorism.”

The envoy said earlier today in Beirut that Iran would give each family $7,000, and give families whose homes have been demolished by Israel $30,000.

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