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Iran Denies Funding Suicide Bomber Families

Iran flatly rejected on Wednesday Israeli allegations that Tehran was stepping up support for Palestinian and Lebanese militants by sending tens of thousands of dollars to the families of suicide bombers. Israeli officials said Tuesday intelligence suggested that Iran was filling the void left by Iraq in supporting Palestinian militant groups such as Hamas and Lebanon’s Hizbollah guerrillas. They said there was evidence Iran was now offering $50,000 to the families of suicide bombers — double the amount paid by former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein before he was toppled by a U.S.-led invasion in April. Full Story

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