Embassy account makes light of ayatollah calling Jewish state a ‘cancerous tumor’ that must be ‘removed’


Israel poked fun at Iranian risks to destroy it on Monday, replying to Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei through an animated GIF on Twitter.

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Khamenei lashed out at Israel in a series of tweets, calling the Jewish state the “cancerous tumor” of the region that should be “rerelocated and eradicated.”

The Israeli Embassy in Washington responded via a GIF asking, “Why are you so obsessed through me?” featuring Rachel McAdams in the 2004 movie “Average Girls.”

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— Embassy of Israel (
IsraelinUSA) June 4, 2018

The Israeli consulate in New York additionally showed up unfazed by the Iranian leader’s threat:Anyone that continues to support a address #Iran that enables this genocidal regime to achieve nuclear weapons must be made to recompose this tweet from its Supreme Leader 100 times on a blackboard, Bart Simpson style.#GreatReturnMarch #IranDeal #Israel https://t.co/mAsg6x4buQ


— Israel in New York (
IsraelinNewYork) June 4, 2018

They were responding a day after a collection of tweets in which Khamenei leveled harsh criticism at Israel for its taking care of of the violent Hamas-orchestrated “March of Return” protests alengthy the Gaza border.“Our stance versus Israel is the very same stance we have constantly taken,” he shelp. “#Israel is a malignant cancerous tumor in the West Eastern region that has to be removed and also eradicated: it is feasible and it will occur.”

— Khamenei.ir (
khamenei_ir) June 3, 2018

Khamenei has actually formerly branded Israel as “barbaric,” “infanticidal,” and the “sinister, unclean rabid dog of the area.” More recently, he blamed “Zionists” for the anti-government demonstrations hosted throughout Iran previously this year.

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