Iranians Threaten to Destroy the Tomb of Queen Esther and Mordechai

JERUSALEM, Israel – An Iranian group is reportedly threatening to destroy what local Jews believe to be the ancient burial site of Queen Esther and Mordechai in Hamedan in retaliation for President Donald Trump’s “Deal of the Century” Israeli-Palestinian peace plan.

The Basij group, a hardline student wing of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, released a statement earlier this month threatening to tear down the tomb and replace it with a Palestinian consulate.

Read more here: https://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/israel/2020/february/iranians-threaten-to-destroy-the-tomb-of-queen-esther-and-mordechai

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