Deutsche Presse-Agentur (dpa)

Teheran (dpa) – Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad considers the reaction so far to his Holocaust remarks as “positive”, state news agency IRNA reported Tuesday.

IRNA quoted member of parliament Falahat Pisheh as saying that Ahmadinejad told members of the national security council of the parliament that “the Islamic world was getting passive and extinguished (on opposing Israel) and needed a shock on the basis of truth”. MORE.