Armenian Genocide Vote Turkey Withdraws Ambassador from France

Following a move by the French lower house of parliament to pass a bill making it a punishable crime to deny the genocide of Armenians, Turkey has announced retaliatory measures. The issue of the killings between 1915 and 1917 has long divided Ankara and European countries.
Demonstrators from France's Turkish community protest a vote by the lower house of parliament making it a crime to deny the Armenian genocide.

Demonstrators from France's Turkish community protest a vote by the lower house of parliament making it a crime to deny the Armenian genocide.

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