AZERIS OF FRANCE STAGE PROTEST IN FRONT OF EURONEWS OFFICE
11.12.2009 15:53 GMT+04:00
/PanARMENIAN.Net/ Azerbaijanis staged a protest in the city of Lyon,
France, on December 11 in connection with a Euronews TV report on
Nagorno Karabakh. The action involved more than 50 young Azerbaijanis
residing in France.
40 slogans in English and French were drawn for the action, 1news.az
Azerbaijanis’ "indignation" was caused by the Euronews TV report on
Nagorno Karabakh titled "Nagorno-Karabakh – the wind of change". The
author of the reportage called Karabakh the original Armenian land.
The Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry protested the Euronews television
channel management, threatening of possible problems with the channel’s
broadcasting in Azerbaijan.