Tag Archive for Hasan Rouhani

FARS Reports: CNN ‘Misquoted’ Rouhani’s Holocaust Remarks

Iran’s FARS news agency says CNN “added to or changed parts” of President Rouhani’s remarks in his interview and that he never said the words “Holocaust” or “reprehensible.”

By Gil Ronen



Official Iranian news agency FARS said Thursday that CNN misrepresented Iranian President Hasan Rouhani’s statements in an interview with the network’s Christiane Amanpour, saying the network added the words “Holocaust” and “reprehensible” to its translation.

CNN’s Amanpour – Reuters

“The CNN aired its interview with Rouhani on Tuesday but the news channel added to or changed parts of his remarks when Christiane Amanpour asked him about the Holocaust,” FARS said. Continue Reading »

Israel’s Prime Minister: Don’t be Fooled by Rouhani

Prime Minister Netanyahu warns, “The Iranians are creating spin in the press in order to keep the centrifuges spinning,”

By Arutz Sheva


Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu reacted Thursday to Iranian President Hasan Rouhani’s latest interview, in which he sounded a moderate tone, and said – “Let us not be fooled by the Iranian president’s words of deception.”

PM Netanyahu – From PMO vide

“The Iranians are creating media spin in order to keep the centrifuges spinning,” a statement from Netanyahu’s bureau said. “The test is not in Rouhani’s words, but in the deeds of the Iranian regime, which continues to vigorously pursue its nuclear program at the same time that Rouhani grants interviews.” Continue Reading »