Turkey condemns French minister's Armenian allegations remarks

"It is even more unfortunate that such remarks which unfairly denigrate our history and foments hatred were made by a government member responsible for education," the Turkish Foreign Ministry’s statement said.

Turkey condemns French minister's Armenian allegations remarks

World Bulletin/News Desk

The Turkish Foreign Ministry on Friday rejected the remarks made by French Education Minister Vincent Peillon during a rally in Paris on Wednesday.

The Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a statement that it strongly condemned Peillon's remarks which affirmed Armenian allegations of the incidents of 1915 in the Ottoman Empire.

"It is even more unfortunate that such remarks which unfairly denigrate our history and foments hatred were made by a government member responsible for education," the statement said. 

Last Mod: 27 Nisan 2013, 09:10
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