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Walk-out at Iran leader's speech

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Diplomats have walked out of a speech by the Iranian president at a UN anti-racism conference after he described Israel as a "racist government".

Two protesters, wearing coloured wigs, briefly disrupted the beginning of the speech by Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad but he continued speaking.

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