Wednesday, April 26, 2006

Iranian Jews 'support nuclear programme'

The Jerusalem Post reports (with thanks: Albert): Iranian Jews have long supported the country's nuclear program, according to the Iranian parliamentary representative of the Jewish community. (Well they would, wouldn't they?)

'In an interview with the TV network al-Arabiya, Morris Motamed claimed that the nuclear program was indeed for peaceful purposes, and that Iranian Jewry's connection with the current regime is "very good."

'But Motamed differed from Iranian President Ahmadinejad on the subject of the Holocaust. While Ahmadinejad has repeatedly denied the historical truth of the Holocaust, calling it a "myth," Motamed believes that the murder of six million Jews and other minorities did actually take place.

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1 comment:

Yaakov Kirschen said...

i don't know if this posting is depressing or encouraging.
...i guess.
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Israel's Political Comic Strip Since 1973