Macron: Armenian Genocide Day to Be Put on the Calendar of Memorable Days of France

Armenian Genocide Day should be put on the calendar of memorable days of France, French President Emmanuel Macron said at the annual reception of the Coordination Council of Armenian Organizations in France, noting that the relevant decision shall be made in the coming months, reports.

“This is the pledge I have given during the [French presidential] election campaign, and now I confirm it,” said Macron. “We must fight against the denial of Armenian Genocide. The bill on criminalization of genocide denial will soon be submitted again for [parliamentary] debates and to the voting. This fight allows us to look in the eyes of today’s reality and current tragedies.”