Nightly News   |  September 25, 2013

Rouhani calls Nazi massacre ‘condemnable’

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has distanced himself from his predecessor’s claim that the holocaust was a myth. NBC’s Brian Williams reports

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>>> on the foreign news front tonight more surprising words today from iran's new president rowhani. last week you will recall in an exclusive interview with ann curry he distanced himself from ahmadinejad's claim held for years that the holocaust was somehow a myth. today in an uh off-camera interview in new york with journalists including andrea mitchell he went further saying the massacre by the nazis was condemnable. they committed a crime against jews which is a crime against christians, muslims, against all of humanity. he added the nazies carried out a massacre that cannot be denied especially against the jewish people .