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May 23, 2012 9:41 am

Jewish Leader Calls for Resignation of Austrian Defense Minister

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Austrian Defense Minister Norbert Darabos. Photo: wiki commons.

JPost – Dr. Shimon Samuels, Director for International Relations at the Simon Wiesenthal Center, called for the resignation of Austria’s Defense Minister Norbert Darabos for playing down the Iranian nuclear threat against Arab Gulf countries and Israel, as well as singling out Israel for biased treatment.

In an exclusive interview with The Jerusalem Post on Tuesday, Samuels said Darabos “should resign” because “he has discredited Austrian impartiality in terms of Iran — especially as Austria is host to the International Atomic Energy Agency — and this is extremely dangerous.”

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  • Christian Chan

    From Asia

    Hitler was from Austria what more can I add!

  • frania

    Herr Darabos singled out FM Lieberman as “unbearable”. Well before we go to the opera house , let us see why. Austria gave the world a multitude of nazis. The most famous name of all, hailed from Linz. The Russians,losing millions of people , heroically fought to the end of the war and then liberated Auschwitz. It is easy to understand how Lieberman would be “unbearable”