French Armenians shocked by PA parliament’s decision against Assyrian genocide

French Armenians shocked by PA parliament’s decision against Assyrian genocide

PanARMENIAN.Net - French Armenians are shocked by the decision of the Armenian parliament against recognition of the genocide of Assyrians perpetrated by the Ottoman Empire in the beginning of the 20th century.

The Armenians of France cannot understand the decision of the Armenian parliament to stop a legitimate request, journalist Jean Eckian told PanARMENIAN.Net

Several communes of France recognized the genocide of Assyrians while the Assyrian population in France participates in the events commemorating the Armenian Genocide.

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“An independent and unfettered media is an essential element of any democratic and open society,” said Marie Harf.
The documents include photos of their towns of origin, as well as materials on Genocide, the exile and arrival to Uruguay.
“Impunity gives rise to new crimes, as evidenced by brutal atrocities committed by the terrorists now,” Armenian Foreign Minister said.
Catholicos of the Holy See of the Great House of Cilicia, is currently on a Pontifical visit to the Eastern United States.
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