CIRCASSIAN GENOCIDE VICTIMS' MEMORIAL TO BE ERECTED IN GEORGIA

PanARMENIAN.Net
June 29, 2011 - 18:07 AMT

PanARMENIAN.Net - A memorial to victims of Circassian genocide will
be erected in Georgia's Black Sea coast, said Nugzar Tsiklauri, the
head of a Georgian parliamentary committee for Diaspora affairs.As he
further noted, creation of a center of Circassian culture, featuring
materials on the genocide is also planned, with a relevant resolution
to be passed at July 1, 2011 parliamentary sitting.

On May 20, Georgian parliament voted for recognition of 1763-1864
events as the genocide of Circassian people.