Turkey accuses EU of 'religious fanaticism' in Armenia genocide resolution

April 18, 2015 9:37 AM

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"We do not take seriously those who adopted this resolution by mutilating history and law," Turkey's Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Thursday, accusing the EU assembly of trying to rewrite history. Deutsche Welle reports.

The European Parliament approved a motion that commemorates the massacre of up to 1.5 million Armenians during World War I, labeling it as "genocide."

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