Speaking at Harvard, a former Iranian president defended Hezbollah for fighting Israel. “Hezbollah today is a symbol of Lebanese resistance,” Mohammed Khatami said Sunday. Khatami also denied that Iran funds the Shi’ite militant group, though that is widely accepted as fact around the globe.
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