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Ladies and gentlemen.
Nearly six to two years ago.
The United Nations.
Recognize the rights of the Jews.
And ancient people.
3500 years old.
To a state of their own.
In their ancestral homeland.
I stand here today as the prime minister of Israel.
The Jewish state.
And I speak to -- on behalf of my country.
And -- people.
The United Nations was founded after the carnage of World War II.
After the horrors of the Holocaust.
It was charged.
With preventing the reappearance.
Of such horrendous event.
Nothing is undermined that mission.
Nothing is impeded it more.
Then the systematic assault on the truth.
The president of -- wrong.
Stood at this very podium.
Spewing his latest at.
Anti -- grants.
Just a few days earlier.
He again claimed that.
That the Holocaust.
-- the line.
I went to Villa.
In a suburb of Berlin called once it.
On January 20 -- 1942.
After a hearty meal.
Senior Nazi officials met.
And decided to exterminate my people.
Detailed meetings or minutes of that meeting.
And these minutes have been preserved.
Here is a copy.
Of the minutes.
Of the meeting.
Of senior Nazi officials.
The Nazi government.
How to carry out the extermination of the Jewish people.
Is this protocol -- are -- There's a German government all German government's lying.
A day before I was in ones -- I was given in Berlin.
For the Auschwitz -- no.
These plans of the Auschwitz Buchenwald concentration plans.
I know old in my hand.
By Heinrich Himmler.
-- Deputy himself.
Are these plans.
Of the Auschwitz American concentration camp were one million Jews were murdered.
-- -- -- -- -- This June.
President Obama up.
Visited another concentration camp one of many the bull when Walt concentration -- Did President Obama pay tribute to -- life.
And what of these.
-- arms still bear.
The tattooed number -- Branded on them by the Nazis.
Are those tattoos -- like -- 13.
Of all Jews perished in the great conflagration of the Holocaust.
Nearly every Jewish family was affected.
Including my own.
My wife's grandparents.
Their -- two sisters.
And his three Brothers.
And all -- all aunts and uncles and cousins.
All murdered by the Nazis.
Is this a -- Yesterday.
The men who pulls the Holocaust alive.
Spoke from this podium.
To those who refuse to come.
And to those who left in protests.
I commend you.
You stood up full clarity.
And you -- -- -- to your country's.
But to those who gave this holocaust and -- -- -- I say on behalf of my people.
The Jewish people.
And decent people everywhere.
Have you no shame.
Have you no decency.
A -- six decades after the Holocaust.
You give legitimacy to a man who denies the murder of six million Jews.
While promising to wipe out of the State of Israel the state of the Jews.
What a disgrace.
What a mockery.
Of the charter of the United Nations.
Perhaps some -- you think.
That this man.
And his odious regime.
Perhaps they threaten only the Jews.
Well if you think that.
History has shown us time and time again.
That what starts with a tax on the Jews.
Eventually ends up engulfing many many others.
For this Iranian regime.
Is fueled by an extreme fundamentalism.
That burst onto the world scene three decades ago after lying dormant for centuries.
In the past thirty years.
This fanaticism has swept across the globe.
With a murderous violence that knows no bounds.
And with a cold blooded impartiality.
In the choice of its victims.
It has callously slaughtered Muslims and Christians.
Jews and Hindus.
And many others.
Though it is comprised of different options.
The adherents of this unforgiving creed.
Seek to return humanity to medieval times.
Wherever they -- They impose a backward regimented society.
Where women minorities gays.
Or anyone else deemed not to be a true believer.
Is brutally subject it.
The struggle against this fanaticism.
Does not pit faith against faith.
Nor civilization against civilization.
It pits civilization.
Against barbarism the 21 century against the ninth century.
Those who -- -- -- life.
Who glorified bit.
-- -- -- -- The relativism of and -- -- Ought to be no match.
For the progress of the 21 and the -- freedom the power of technology.
The reach of communications.
Should surely win the days.
Ultimately the past cannot triumph over the future.
And our future offers.
Magnificent bounties of hope.
Because the pace of progress.
And it is growing exponentially.
It took us centuries to get from the printing press to the telephone decades to get from the telephone.
To the personal computer.
And only a few years to get from the personal computer to the Internet.
What seemed impossible a few years ago.
Is already outdated.
And we can scarcely fathom the changes.
That are yet to come.
We will crack the genetic quote.
We will cure the incurable.
We will limp and our lives.
We will find a cheap alternative to fossil fuel and guess we -- win of the planet.
I'm proud of my country Israel.
Is at the forefront of many of these advances.
In science and technology and medicine and biology and agriculture and water.
In energy and the environment.
In my country.
And many of your country's.
A sunlit future of -- imagine promise.
But -- the most primitive fanaticism.
Can acquire the most deadly weapons.
The march of history could be reversed for a time.
And like the belated victory over the Nazis.
The forces of progress and freedom.
They will prevail only after an horrific full of -- and fortunate.
Has been exacted from mankind.
This is why the greatest threat facing the world today.
Is the marriage between religious fundamentalism.
And the weapons of mass destruction.
The most urgent challenge.
Facing this body -- it is to prevents the tyrants of Tehran.
From acquiring nuclear weapons.
Other members of the United Nations.
Up to that challenge.
Will the international community confront a despotism.
To terrorize as its own people.
As they bravely stand up for freedom.
Will it take action against the dictators -- stolen election in broad daylight.
And then gunned down.
Who died in the sidewalks on the street choking in the role and look.
We'll -- international community -- the world's most.
Pernicious sponsor and practitioner of terrorism.
Will the international community.
Stop the terrorist regime of Iran.
From developing atomic weapons.
Thereby endangering the peace.
Of the entire world.
The people of Iran of courageously standing up to this -- People who -- of goodwill around the world stand with them.
As do thousands of people.
Who've been protesting and demonstrating.
Outside this -- all of this week.
Will the United Nations stand by their side.
Well ladies and gentlemen.
The jury's still out on the United Nations.
And recent signs.
Are not encourage it.
Rather than condemning the terrorists.
And there Iranian patrons.
Some here in the United Nations.
Have condemned their victims.
This is exactly.
What are recent your own report on Gaza did.
Falsely equating terrorists.
With those they targeted.
For eight long years.
-- -- Fired rockets.
Fire those rockets from Gaza.
A nearby Israeli citizens.
And citizens thousands of missiles mortars.
Growing down from the scars.
On school on home.
-- -- -- up year after year of these missiles.
We're deliberately fired on our civilians.
Not a single.
Condemning those criminal attacks.
The move from the UN Human Rights Council.
-- -- named institution if there ever was one.
Hoping to advance peace.
Israel unilaterally withdrew from every inch of -- It was really painful.
We dismantled 21 settlements.
Really bedroom -- -- And farms.
We uprooted over 8000 Israelis we just.
Get them out from their -- We did this.
Because many in Israel believe.
That this would get peace.
Well we didn't get peace.
Instead we got an Iranian backed terror base.
Fifty miles from television.
But life in the Israeli towns and cities immediately next to Gaza.
Became nothing less than a -- You see the the Hamas rocket launchers.
And the rocket attacks.
Not only continues after we left.
They actually increase dramatically increased tenfold.
After eight years of this unremitting assault.
-- -- was forced to respond.
But how should we respond.
Well there's only one example in history.
Of thousands of rockets.
Being -- of -- country's civilian population.
This happened when the Nazis.
Rocketed British cities during World War II.
During that war.
The allies leveled German cities.
Causing hundreds of thousands of casualties.
I'm stating -- fact.
That is a product of the decision of great and honorable men.
The leaders of Britain and the United States.
Fighting and the evil force in World War II.
It is also factored newsroom chose.
To respond differently.
Faced with an enemy committing to double war -- Of firing on civilians.
While hiding behind civilians.
Israel sought to conduct surgical strikes.
Directed against the rocket launchers themselves.
Now mind -- that was no easy task.
Because the terrorists were fighting missile firing their missiles from homes and from schools.
There were using mosques.
As weapons depots as missile -- And there were hurting explosives and ambulances.
Israel by contrast.
Try to minimize casualties.
By urging Palestinian civilians.
To vacate the targeted areas it.
We brought countless flyers knew they cannot be counted there was so Mario.
Countless flyers over their homes.
We send thousands and thousands of text messages.
To the Palestinian residents.
We made thousands and thousands of so -- -- phone calls.
Urging them to vacate.
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