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Genocide conference is held in Prague

14:30, 27.06.2012 Region: World News, Armenia, Turkey Theme: Society

YEREVAN. – A conference entitled “Musa Daghs” was recently organized in Prague by the “Paleontology of Evil” Research Center.  

Delivering opening remarks at the event, Armenia’s Ambassador to the Czech Republic, Tigran Seyranyan, reflected on Franz Werfel’s novel The Forty Days of Musa Dagh, and noted that on every April 24 the Armenian community of the Czech Republic pays its respects to this great novelist, too, MFA press service informed Armenian News-NEWS.am.   

The Ambassador also reflected on the Armenian Genocide’s international recognition process and briefed the discussants on the Turkish government’s denialist policy in this regard.

Afterward, thorough presentations were delivered on the Armenians’ self-defense in Musa Dagh, the Armenian Genocide, and official Ankara’s continuing policy of denial.    

Also, Andrew Goldberg’s documentary entitled “The Armenian Genocide” was screened.

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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