Turkey Freezes Relations With France Over Armenian Genocide Bill

Ties between France and Turkey are unraveling after the French National Assembly passed a bill making it a crime to deny the deliberate and systematic destruction of the Armenians of the Ottoman Empire during World War I, known as the Armenian Genocide. In reaction to the vote, Turkey froze political and military relations with France, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced Thursday. Since 1990, it has been illegal to deny crimes against humanity in France, specifically the...Full Story
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