Iran to host international conference on the Holocaust
An international conference dubbed "Holocaust: World Prospect" will be held by the Iranian Foreign Ministry's Institute for Political and International Studies (IPIS) following International Human Rights Day (Dec 10).
According to IRNA, the two-day conference on holocaust will open in Tehran on December 11 and will continue until December 12.
According to a report released by the Public Relations Department of the Foreign Ministry's IPIS, while aiming to fully respect Judaism, the event will attempt to focus on the issue "away from any propaganda or political orientation."
"This conference fully respects the Jewish religion and is away from politicization and propaganda," the statement said. Topics include "anti-Semitism, Nazism, and Zionism: collaboration or animosity; the concept of Holocaust and its roots; views of revisionists; denial or admittance of gas chambers," it added.