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  Elul 15, 5773 , 21/08/13

Lieberman Compares Turkish PM to Nazi Propagandist

Member of Knesset Avigdor Lieberman (Likud - Yisrael Beitienu), Chairman of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, spoke strongly against the recent rhetoric of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

"All who heard his words, full of hatred and incitement, understand beyond any doubt that his is a follower of Goebbels. His exploits follow the style of the Dreyfus Trial and the Protocal of the Elders of Zion." His historical references were that of the Nazi Minister of Propaganda Joseph Goebbels, the anti-Jewish trial of Frenchman Alfred Dreyfus and the anti-Semitic Elders of Zion book. He urged people to study the Mavi Marmara incident in which Turkish militants tried to sail to Gaza and "draw your own conclusions."

He made the comments Wedensday during a tour of the city of Arad.

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