Netanyahu Blasts UN for Ahmadinejad Speech
'Have you no shame?' cries Israeli PM
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 24, 2009 1:11 PM CDT
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the 64th session of the United Nations General Assembly at United Nations headquarters Thursday, Sept. 24, 2009.   (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
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(Newser) – Benjamin Netanyahu didn’t hold back today when he took the stage at the United Nations. The Israeli PM went on a tirade, berating the UN for allowing Holocaust denier Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to speak. “Have you no shame? Have you no decency?” he demanded, after recounting the horrors of the genocide. “What a disgrace. What a mockery of the charter of the United Nations.” He also complained that the UN had been silent about Hamas' attacks on Israel, Fox News reports.