Before he left for UN Conference on Human Rights Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told reporters that Israel was the pioneer of terrorism.
Then he boarded his plane and flew off to Switzerland.
Ahmadinejad wants to wipe Israel off the map. He is against gays and against womens rights. He is a Holocaust denier.
But, that didn’t stop the Iranian President from attending the UN Durban Conference on racism and human rights that opens this week. The human rights conference runs from Monday through Thursday.
Ahmadinejad told reporters before he departed Tehran that Israel is the leading cause of racism and that Zionism is the pioneer of terrorism.
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Roger Simon is in Geneva reporting for Pajamas Media on the conference.
Roger witnessed Harvard instructor Alan Dershowitz being escourted away from the Geneva hotel were Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Swiss President Hans-Rudolf Merz were meeting.
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On Monday Israel will mark Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Israel begins marking Holocaust Remembrance Day at sundown on Monday with a ceremony at the national memorial to the six million Jews killed by the Nazis during World War II.
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