Assyrians and Armenians Protest As Gül Adresses Swedish Parliament

14.3.2013 – Assyrian International News Agency – : Hundreds of Assyrians and Armenians defied the cold weather in Stockholm on Wednesday morning as they gathered outside parliament to highlight Turkey’s denial of genocides committed against them, while Turkish president Abdullah Gül was adressing the Swedish parliament. A banner held up by the protesters called on Turkey to recognize the genocides of Assyrians, Armenians and Pontic Greeks in 1915. Swedish TV 4 and Sweden’s main newspapper Dagens Nyheter were among the media who covered the protest.