Foreign Minister of Armenia Comments on the Genocide Denial Bill

Armenpress 01:39, 24 January, 2012

YEREVAN, JANUARY 24, ARMENPRESS: Today's Senate decision is the logical continuation of the law recognizing the Armenian Genocide adopted by France in 2001, said Armenia's Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandyan, Armenpress reports “This day will be written in gold not only in the history of friendship between the Armenian and French peoples, but also in the annals of the history of the protection of human rights worldwide, and will further consolidate the existing mechanisms of prevention of crimes against humanity. France re-affirmed its pivotal role as a genuine defender of universal human values”. Nalbandyan expressed gratitude to the President of the French Republic, the Senate, the National Assembly, the Government and the friendly people of France.

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