WASHINGTON, Oct 9 (Reuters) – Iran is complicit even though the United States has no intelligence or evidence that points to Iran‘s direct participation in attacks in Israel by Palestinian Islamist group Hamas, a White House spokesperson said on Monday.
“Iran has long supported Hamas and other terrorist networks throughout the region with resources capabilities training,” White House national security spokesperson John Kirby said on MSNBC.
If you had any doubt about who is funding and supporting this barbaric terror attack: here’s a video of Hamas terrorists thanking none other than IRAN for the weapons, money and rockets that helped the terrorists to slaughter and kidnap Israelis. The Ayatollah regime is the head… pic.twitter.com/LMrRmlt5Xm
— Ambassador Gilad Erdan גלעד ארדן (@giladerdan1) October 8, 2023
“And so in that regard, clearly, Iran is complicit here, but in terms of specific evidence on this, these sorts of attacks, no, we don’t have anything,” he said.
(Reporting by Jasper Ward; Editing by Eric Beech)