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  2/26/2014, Adar 26, 5774

‘Why Should Palestinians Believe in the Holocaust?’

A well-known Palestinian-Canadian activist who has previously been in hot water over his support for terrorism and use of anti-Semitic propaganda is in the news again, this time for defending Holocaust denial.

According to Shalom Toronto, Dr. Nazih Khatatba, editor of the Toronto Arabic weekly paper Meshwar, argued in a recent editorial that criticism of Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas for Holocaust denial is out of place.