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TV: Iran’s ‘Zero Degree Turn’ flips facts on Holocaust

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/arts/article/tv_irans_zero_degree_turn_flips_facts_on_holocaust_20071019

A popular Persian-language drama on Iranian state-run television dealing with the Holocaust contains anti-Semitic and anti-Israel themes, Los Angeles Iranian Jewish activists have revealed. News publications, including The Wall Street Journal, have hailed the new show, "Zero Degree Turn," as sympathetic to the plight of Jews during the Shoah, but Jewish experts fluent in Persian have analyzed the program more closely and have come to a different conclusion.

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