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Israeli Knesset Rejects Bill Recognizing the Armenian Genocide

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Israeli Knesset Rejects Bill Recognizing the Armenian Genocide
JERUSALEM (A.W.)—The Israeli Knesset (Parliament) rejected a bill on Wednesday, which would have recognized the Armenian Genocide. Sponsored by Yesh Atid party chairman Yair Lapid, the bill was rejected in a preliminary vote. An Israeli flag on the Lebanese border (Photo: Gaetano Virgallito) “There is no reason that the Knesset, which represents a nation that went through the Holocaust, shouldn’t recognize the Armenian Genocide and have a remembrance day for it,” Lapid was quoted by the Jerusalem Post as saying. “The Israeli leadership diminishes itself by so transparently treating genocide remembrance as a commodity to be bartered with [Turkish President...
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