"A key figure in Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi's government called the Holocaust a hoax cooked up by US intelligence operatives and claimed the 6 million Jews who were killed by Nazis simply moved to the US, FoxNews reported Tuesday.You don't have to believe Fox News, but I wouldn't be surprised if the story was true.
“The myth of the Holocaust is an industry that America invented,” Fathi Shihab-Eddim, a senior figure close to President Morsi was quoted as saying.
According to FoxNews, Shihab-Eddim is responsible for appointing the editors of all state-run Egyptian newspapers.
The Egyptian official was further quoted as saying that “US intelligence agencies in cooperation with their counterparts in allied nations during World War II created it (the Holocaust) to destroy the image of their opponents in Germany, and to justify war and massive destruction against military and civilian facilities of the Axis powers, and especially to hit Hiroshima and Nagasaki with the atomic bomb.""
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
The Huffington Post was more than willing to cover Egyptian President Morsi's comments on "Zionists," but they missed this story from his aide declaring the Holocaust to be a hoax: