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Iran's 'Moderate' New President on Whether Holocaust a Myth: 'I'm Not a Historian'
Weekly Standard ^
| Sep 19, 2013
Posted on 09/20/2013 7:57:03 AM PDT by nuconvert
In an UNAIRED portion of an interview with NBC correspondent Ann Curry, Iranian president Hassan Rouhani did not refute his predecessor's claim that the Holocaust perpetrated by Nazi Germany was a "myth."
"President [Mahmoud] Ahmadeinejad said that the Holocaust is a myth," said Curry, wearing a head scarf. "Do you agree?"
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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: hassanrouhani; holocaust; iran; rouhani
The video clip is hilarious. I don't know who's a better liar - Rouhani or Assad
posted on 09/20/2013 7:57:03 AM PDT
After somebody drops a pineapple on Iran and turns it into a sheet of glass, perhaps some politician 50 year in the future will say,”I can't say whether or not Iran was a real country, or whether we dropped a nuclear bomb on them, it could all be a myth. I'm not a historian.”
posted on 09/20/2013 8:27:07 AM PDT
To me, this speaks volumes about Islam.
The fact that he would answer the question in this way indicates a huge undercurrent that would cause problems if he simply answered “No. It is not a “myth”.”
posted on 09/20/2013 8:32:02 AM PDT
(Silence: The New Hate Speech)
Actually, it speaks volumes about how much he wants to stay alive & please his boss, Khamenei.
posted on 09/20/2013 9:00:15 AM PDT
( Khomeini promised change too // Hail, Chairman O)
That new guy is just more of the same old Shi’ite. I don’t expect Iran to change.
posted on 09/20/2013 9:57:09 AM PDT
(Socialism is the gospel of envy and the religion of thieves)
Rouhani is a Shia cleric, and he’s more radical than Ahmadinejad was.
posted on 09/20/2013 11:18:51 AM PDT
(We Baby Boomers are croaking in an avalanche of corruption smelled around the planet.)
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