Armenian President rejects President Erdogan invitation

Armenian President rejects invitation for 100th Gallipoli campaign.

Armenian President rejects President Erdogan invitation

World Bulletin / News Desk

Armenian President Serj Sarkisian has declined Turkish Presidents Recep Tayyip Erdogan's invitation that was sent to world leaders, to take part in a memorial service due to commemorate the 100th andviersary of the Gallipoli campaign. Sarkisian has said that he declined as a previous invitation that he had made wasn't responded to.

Armenia's offical news agency Armenpress published the written response by Sarkisian to deliver to Erdogan.

The letter states, “Dear President, I have received your invitation to attend the 100th memorial event of the Gallipolig campaign”. In his letter, he states that, a few months ago, that he was invited to Yerevan, on the 24th April 2015 and says that “Armenians cannot accept an invitation when their previous invitation hasn't been answered”.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 17 Ocak 2015, 15:21