?€“ French MP Valerie Boyer on Wednesday participated in a conference in
the European Parliament titled "Armenian Genocide, a bridge for the
reconciliation of Nations".
Valerie Boyer was invited by MEP Eleni Theocharous, head of the EU-Armenia Friendship Group. Earlier this year Boyer and Theocharous visited Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh together, Nouvelles d'Arm?©nie reported.
MP, author of the law criminalizing denial of the Armenian Genocide,
which, unfortunately, was canceled by the Constitutional Council,
reiterated her strong commitment and importance of speaking in the
European Parliament about the fight which is essentially a European one.
must move into its national legislation EU's framework decision on
combating certain forms and expressions of racism and xenophobia. With
the approaching 100thanniversary of the Armenian Genocide,
denial policy of Turkey and Azerbaijan continues to spread on the French
soil. Today more than ever our country must rise the voice in defense
of the values ?€‹?€‹of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and
Fundamental Freedoms. Oil does not buy any memory or human rights," she