FRENCH ARMENIANS ARE SHOCKED
Story from Lragir.am News:
Published: 12:31:41 – 28/03/2012
Jean Eckian/ Paris
After the refusal by the Armenian parliament to speak for the
recognition of Assyrian genocide, several French-Armenian associations
say they are shocked.
The Armenians of France, who spearheaded the Armenian genocide,
cannot understand the decision of the Armenian parliament to stop a
With this iniquitous decision, the famous words of the philosopher
Bernard-Henri Levy ‘solidarity of the castaways’ loses all meaning
some say adding “a shame on us”.
Several communes of France recognized the Assyrian genocide. The
Assyrians of France participate in the commemoration of the Armenian
Genocide on April 24.