French Armenians rally against Turkey’s accession to EU

French Armenians rally against Turkey’s accession to EU

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenians will rally in Paris on Jan 26 to protest against Turkey’s accession to the European Union. Similar protests organized by the Coordination Council of Armenian Organizations in France (CCAF) will be also held in Montpellier, Lyon and Marseilles.

As Nouvelles d'Arménie reports, the actions are dated to the upcoming official visit of French President François Hollande to Turkey and revival of accession talks.

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