"Ahmadabeenajew" story in UK Telegraph gives a clue - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • David
    • 13.10.09 | 17:00 (IST)

    An article in the Telegraph UK daily last week or so may have a clue why the head of Iranian state has a "thing" about Jews and Shoah. Article states that Mr. A actually was born into a family with a strongly Jewish surname (the Iranian equivalent of "Greenberg"). But the family changed this into a very Muslim moniker. According to some theories about the present chronic Jew-baiting by Mr. A, this may be a kind of posturing or compensation, to help sheild him from this potentially damaging skeleton in his family tree.

    from the article: Ahmadinejad, Netanyahu and the Holocaust: The ethics of memory
    First published 15:46 07.10.09 | Last updated 16:12 13.11.09
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