I'm not going to comment on this item published on Tuesday in the US edition of Reuters.com. I'm merely drawing it to your attention in case you missed it:
|Armenian Genocide memorial |
in Lyons, France
Turkey accepts that many Armenians died in partisan fighting beginning in 1915 but denies that up to 1.5 million were killed and that it constituted an act of genocide - a term used by many Western historians and foreign parliaments.
The court drew a distinction between the Armenian case and appeals it has rejected against convictions for denying the Nazi German Holocaust against the Jews during World War Two. Read more . . .