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Iran's new president calls Holocaust 'reprehensible'

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Iranian President Hassan Rowhani on Tuesday condemned the Holocaust as "reprehensible" in a new sign of a radical change by the Tehran government. 

Hassan Rowhani, President of Iran, speaks at the United Nations General Assembly September 24, 2013 at UN headquarters in New York.

"Any crime that happens in history against humanity, including the crime the Nazis created toward the Jews, is reprehensible and condemnable," the newly elected leader told CNN in an interview.

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