Fact Check: Ahmadinejad and genocide

Mitt Romney said that he would seek the indictment of Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad for genocide, apparently for saying Israel should be wiped off the map. But there is actually a dispute about whether Ahmadinejad ever said that, as the Fact Checker column detailed last year.

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