UN Human Rights Chief Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein compares Holocaust to “occupation” [VIDEO]

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U.N. rights chief compares Palestinians with Holocaust victims, refugee camps to Auschwitz
June 9, 2017

An independent watchdog group today called on UN human rights chief Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, a former Jordanian ambassador and member of the royal family, to apologize for “profoundly offensive” remarks in which he compared “Palestinian suffering” with the Holocaust, and Palestinian refugee camps with Auschwitz and Buchenwald. The “odious analogy” was immediately endorsed by Qatar. “While he disingenuously insisted that the two cases were different, and though he made a point of predicting that he would be criticized by those acting ‘mechanically almost’, the fact remains that Mr. Hussein not only unfairly singled out Israel by dedicating the opening part of a major UN speech to the Palestinian situation but repeatedly juxtaposed the alleged suffering of Palestinians at the hands of Israelis with Jewish suffering at the hands of the Nazis.” READ MORE

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