Rav Yosef: Ahmadinejad is Haman of Our Generation


ahmadinejadChacham Ovadia Yosef, head of the Shas party’s Moetzet Chachmei Hatorah and one of the most brilliant Torah minds of our generation, dedicated his weekly drasha last night to hilchos Purim.

Rav Yosef commented on Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in his drasha, referring to him as the “Haman of our generation” and saying that he “can go to gehennom.”

“In every generation we have Hamans,” he said. “Now we have a new Haman in Persia, threatening us with his nukes.”

{Yair Alpert-Matzav.com Israel}


  1. To: hey – obviously he is right, and he is trying to bring to the klal who is a haman today and make us understand who is a real rasha. May Hagaon R’ Ovadia yosef live a long life. Amen!