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    EMBASSY OF TURKEY TO SLOVAKIA DEMANDS TO DISMANTLE KHACHKAR DEDICATED TO ARMENIAN GENOCIDE

    Noyan Tapan News Agency, Armenia
    Nov 17 2006

    YEREVAN, NOVEMBER 17, NOYAN TAPAN - ARMENIANS TODAY. On the initiative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey, the Embassy of Turkey
    to Slovakia addressed to the Bratislava Mayor's Office and district
    heads of Petrzalka with a demand to dismantle the khachkar (cross
    stone) dedicated to the Armenian Genocide which is placed on the
    right riverside of Danube.

    As the Noyan Tapan correspondent states from Bratislava, the
    editorial staff of the "Plus One" daily addressed to the OSCE and
    Armenian community chairman, Advisor to the RA Foreign Minister Ashot
    Grigorian, asking to explain the meaning of that application of the
    Turkish Embassy to Slovakia.

    As Ashot Grigorian, the Chairman of the Armenian community of Slovakia
    explained, the Embassy of Turkey demands to dismantle the khachkar
    placed in honour of the Slovakia National Council's adoption of
    the 2004 resolution condemning the Armenian Genocide. The khachkar
    was presented to Bratislava by the Nig-Aparan Compatriotic Union
    of Armenia, in the person of its Chairman, RA Prosecutor General
    Aghvan Hovsepian. The permission for placing the khachkar was given
    by the Bratislava Mayor, and works of placing and improvement of its
    surroundings were done by representatives of the local community,
    on the initiative of the community chairman A.Grigorian.

    "This noise made round the khachkar is a wonderful mean to again remind
    citizens of Bratislava about the Armenian Genocide and the Slovakia
    Parliament's adoption of the resolution condemning it," A.Grigorian
    said, adding that "not only press of Slovakia will touch upon this
    sensational news, but also we, heads of the Armenian community and me,
    also as the Foreign Minister's Advisor, will demand explanation from
    the Turkish Embassy with the help of press and will make an attempt
    of debating to prove absurdity of their demands."
    General Antranik (1865-1927): “I am not a nationalist. I recognize only one nation, the nation of the oppressed.”

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    Turkey demands to unmount Armenian khachkar in Bratislava

    Turkey demands to unmount Armenian khachkar in Bratislava

    /PanARMENIAN.Net/ The Turkish Foreign Ministry is constantly sending notes of protests to the Slovakian MFA demanding to unmount the khachkar symbolizing the passage of the Armenian Genocide Resolution by the Slovakian parliament last year. At the worst, Ankara requires to rub off the inscription (the text of the resolution in Slovakian, English and Armenian).

    Upon receiving a rejection from the Slovakian MFA, Turkey charged its ambassador with a task to find substantiation for unmouting the khachkar, Bratislava’s Petrzalka district prefect Milan Ftacnik said.

    “Turkey can nothing but resign itself to the fact that the Slovakian supreme power – the National Council – has recognized the Armenian Genocide,” he said.

    The Turkish Foreign Ministry, however, attempted to question the legacy of building the monument and was checkmated, for the building process was irreproachable, Yerkir reports.
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      Are they that desperate?

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        Originally posted by chinchilla View Post
        Are they that desperate?
        Apparently so. All it does is bring more recognition and make them look like fools. It seems as thought the Turkish government has been giving us free public relations at an increasing rate. They would probably have more success if they just sat arond doing nothing. Bulls in china shop.
        General Antranik (1865-1927): “I am not a nationalist. I recognize only one nation, the nation of the oppressed.”

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