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  12/22/2011, Kislev 26, 5772

Turkey Acts Against France Because of Armenia Vote

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced, Thursday evening, the cancellation of all political, economic and military meetings between representatives of his country  and France following approval by the lower house of the French parliament of a law which bans denial of the Turkish genocide against the Armenian people. He also announced a ban on French aircraft and ships entering Turkey. Earlier it was reported that Turkey was recalling it ambassador from Paris.

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