Politics 13:09 10/03/2012

RA President: Denial of genocide direct continuation of crime

 We have a certain message to the world countries and nations – denial of genocide is direct continuation of the crime committed in the beginning of the previous century, Armenian President, Chairman of the Republic Party of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan addressed today in RPA congress.

President Sargsyan ensured due to combination of efforts of Armenia and Diaspora the process to recognize and condemn Armenian Genocide continues.

“We’ve a certain message to world countries and nations – denial of genocide is continuation of the crime committed in the beginning of the previous century. Crime committed against Armenian people continues till today. Right now. It continues as the facts are denied. Armenians and humanity are tasked to impede the crime committed every day,” President of Armenia declared.

The issue of Armenian genocide has been discussed in recent five years in the parliaments of foreign states. On March 11, 2010 Parliament of Sweden has passed a resolution on Armenian genocide. US Senate Foreign House Committee passed another bill on Armenian genocide on March, 2010. Recently, French Senate has also passed a bill criminalizing the denial of Armenian Genocide.



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