MKs take part in ceremony marking 100 years since Armenian genocide

April 24, 2015 11:34

Labor MK Nachman Shai and Likud MK Anat Berko represented Israel at a ceremony commemorating 100 years since the Armenian genocide in Yerevan.

"I am proud to represent the State of Israel and the Jewish people at this historic event,"
Shai said in a conversation with Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan. "We understand, perhaps more than any other people, the pain and suffering of the Armenian people and we share in this terrible tragedy with you."

Also present at the ceremony are the presidents of Russia, France, Serbia and Cyprus as well as representatives from more than 60 countries.

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