Ahmadinejad denies Sept. 11 death toll, Holocaust

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 7, 2010 17:35




Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad questioned Saturday the death toll in the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States, saying there was no evidence that 3,000 people were killed, according to Reuters.

Ahmadinejad also accused the United States of trumping up the Sept. 11 attacks to "create and prepare public opinion" for the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and said that no "Zionists" were killed in the attacks because "one day earlier they were told not go to their workplace."

Ahmadinejad also repeated his denials of the Holocaust during his speech, Reuters reported.


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