Obsessive anti-Semitism
By Jeff Jacoby, Boston Globe Columnist | December 18, 2005

ONCE AGAIN, the president of Iran repeated his foul lie.

On Wednesday, in a speech broadcast live on Iranian state television, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told a crowd of thousands that the Nazi destruction of European Jewry never happened. ”They have created a myth with the name of ‘Holocaust’ and consider it to be above God, religion, and the prophets,” he said. It was the second time in a week that Ahmadinejad had dismissed the most infamous genocide of the 20th century as a fairy tale. ”Some European countries insist on saying that Hitler killed millions of innocent Jews in furnaces,” he snorted in Mecca on Dec. 8, when he addressed an international summit of nearly 50 Muslim heads of state. ”We don’t accept this claim.” MORE.