It’s true. An anti-Semitic Marxist would probably have a lot in common with Iran’s “Supreme Leader,” Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei.

In a recent speech, Khamenei decided to spice up Nowruz, the Persian new year, with some good, old-fashioned Holocaust denial. For those unfortunate enough to have missed it, @khamenei_ir, believed to be run by Khamenei’s office, took the Ayatollah’s message to Twitter:

Ladies and gentlemen, the new, moderate Iran!

https://twitter.com/zhanover/status/446972896523878400

https://twitter.com/marcokeeffe/status/447018715566329856

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