ANALYSIS-Is there method behind Iran’s anti-Israel remarks?
15 Dec 2005 12:05:55 GMT

Source: Reuters

By Paul Hughes

TEHRAN, Dec 15 (Reuters) – Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s strident anti-Israel rhetoric may be part of a strategy aimed at boosting his own standing at home and Iran’s role in the region. His remarks calling the Holocaust a myth and suggesting Israeli Jews be moved to Germany or Alaska have brought worldwide condemnation and imperilled diplomatic negotiations with Europe over Iran’s nuclear programme.
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