10 years ago French President singed bill on Armenian Genocide recognition

January 29, 2011 - 15:45 AMT 11:45 GMT

On January 29, 2001, French President Jacques Chirac singed a bill on
Armenian Genocide recognition. The bill was unanimously adopted by the
French National Assembly on January 18, 2001.

On November 8, 2000, the resolution was adopted by the Senate, the
upper house of the Parliament of France.

From: A. Papazian