Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, attends Muslim prayers at a mosque adjacent to his office in the West Bank city of Ramallah in this 2007 file photo. Abbas called the Holocaust "the ugliest crime humanity has known in modern history."
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published Sunday, April 27th, 2014
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JERUSALEM — The Palestinian president on Sunday called the Holocaust "the most heinous crime" of modern history, voicing a rare acknowledgment of Jewish suffering shortly before Israel held its annual memorial for victims of the Nazi genocide.