Following are excerpts from an interview with former Egyptian housing minister Hassaballah El Kafrawi, which aired on Al-Mihwar TV on February 15, 2013.
Hassaballah El Kafrawi: "We should use our brains. We all remember what happened to the World Trade Center in New York. Was it bin Laden who carried it out? The Jews left the building before the explosion. The airplanes were equipped with all possible monitoring devices, yet the attack was attributed to Islam.
"It began with Tunisia, then continued with Egypt, then Libya, then Bahrain, then Syria, and Iraq before all of them. Was all this coincidental, or was it premeditated? I say to those who claim that it was coincidental: No way. With all due respect, it was premeditated. It was all premeditated, in the interest of… I have a book called The Protocols of the Elders of Zion. Get it?
"When values are shaken to the core, along comes someone and boasts that he killed Anwar Sadat. I swear to God, Sadat was killed by the Jews, by Israel, because he gave Begin a depression..."