MP: Genocide denial policy should not be tolerated in France

MP: Genocide denial policy should not be tolerated in France

December 22, 2011 - 15:10 AMT  00:16 GMT
“The bill refers not only to Armenian reality but targets the policy of denial and racism,” Patrice Calmejane said.
Patrick Devedjian: Turkey recognized Genocide back in 1919

Patrick Devedjian: Turkey recognized Genocide back in 1919

December 22, 2011 - 15:02 AMT  00:16 GMT
“The truth behind Genocide must not be questioned, but rather, supported by a political step,” the French politician said.
French parliamentarian: we often lied to Armenians, time for justice has come

French parliamentarian: we often lied to Armenians, time for justice has come

December 22, 2011 - 14:53 AMT  00:16 GMT
“There are several reasons for adoption of the bill on penalizing the Armenian Genocide denial,” Francois Pupponi said.
UPM majority to back Armenian Genocide bill

UPM majority to back Armenian Genocide bill

December 22, 2011 - 14:46 AMT  00:16 GMT
“France does not condemn anyone but urges respect for the pain of the Genocide survivors and their heirs,” Eric Raoult said.
Elections won’t affect Karabakh talks – expert

Elections won’t affect Karabakh talks – expert

December 22, 2011 - 14:43 AMT  00:16 GMT
Alexander Manasyan: the foreign policy of the United States, Russia and Europe does not depend on the elections.

Henri Jibrayel: I will think about Hrant Dink when voting

December 22, 2011 - 14:32 AMT  00:16 GMT
The French MP described the debate on the bill criminalizing Armenian Genocide denial as their duty and not a legislative case.

Richard Mallié urges Turkey to apologize for Armenian Genocide

December 22, 2011 - 14:31 AMT  00:16 GMT
“The bill is a demonstration of France's struggle against racism and distortion of historical truth,” Pascale Crozon said.
Aivazovsky's canvas auctioned at MacDougall's

Aivazovsky's canvas auctioned at MacDougall's

December 22, 2011 - 14:31 AMT  10:31 GMT
Classical Poets on a Moonlit Shore in Ancient Greece became the most expensive canvas sold at MacDougall's in December.
Russian President offers sweeping political reforms

Russian President offers sweeping political reforms

December 22, 2011 - 14:29 AMT  00:16 GMT
“I propose a comprehensive reform of our political system,” Medvedev said in his final state-of-the-nation address.
Sylvie Andrieux: France must adopt Genocide bill to protect its citizens

Sylvie Andrieux: France must adopt Genocide bill to protect its citizens

December 22, 2011 - 14:23 AMT  00:16 GMT
“Denial of historic truth behind the Genocide is an outrage against human memory and European values,” the French MP said.