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-- Joseph -- in commander is now threatening to target united states military bases should Israel attack Tehran's nuclear program.
And Iran's president is here in the big city melding off as ever even after the head of the United Nations warned him you better tone it down.
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad -- in New York City set and speak to the UN general assembly this week but all today he enlightened assault with a preview.
When you -- Israel is a fake regime that will be quote.
-- -- -- -- Here we have witnessed that some members of the Security Council with veto right have chosen silence with regard to the nuclear warheads of a fake regime.
While at the same time they impede scientific progress of other nations.
The White House firing back quote president operated -- comments are uncharacteristically.
I should -- characteristically.
Disgusting offensive and outrageous.
They underscore again why America's commitment to the security of Israel must be unshakable.
And why the world must hold Iran accountable for its utter failure to meet its obligations.
It's fox top story and Jonathan heart that she thought were correspondent is on it live from the United Nations.
Clearly the Iranian President is not heeding -- -- warnings.
Not for one minute chat that warning from the UN Secretary General came in a meeting.
He held with the Iran -- president bill which she said given the tensions in so many -- -- the world right now is he put it.
Rhetoric would not be helpful and might be downright dangerous but within hours of that meeting.
Ahmadinejad was back out exactly that kind of incendiary rhetoric in fact.
Saying that Israel could not attack Iran and that -- -- Iran does not Syria Israel won the Ohio tell listen.
We do not take seriously death threats of the zionist -- -- an attack on I ran by them.
Even though I ran at the end of the day.
It's a great country and let me assure you we do have all defensive means at our disposal and we are ready to defend ourselves.
Now president Ahmadinejad will address the UN general assembly on Wednesday this will be his loss to parents -- As president because all of term limits and it seems that he wants to leave every one -- with a speech that they won't soon forget.
-- that that would stand to reason and and inside with a history Jonathan his won't be the only speech to.
To pay attention to this week -- far from it.
Certainly one got just 24 hours off to the running -- president speaks Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Would address the UN general assembly and he is expected to focus almost entirely on the nuclear threat as he sees it.
From Iran that will also be a lot of other speeches to watch from those countries who have gone through the so called Arab Spring chief among them perhaps.
Be addressed by Egypt's new Islamist president.
Mohamed morsi he and it will talk.
How we are told about how the US needs to re calibrate.
Its relationship with many Arab nations in the wake of the violence -- is -- so many all of those countries over the past week.
These UN general assembly is often don't mean much but clearly this US -- All of these speeches given all the tensions and every -- -- -- From that podium is going to be -- watching and listening to -- Jonathan Hunt live from the United Nations tonight John thanks -- --
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