French President to honor Armenian Genocide victims

French President will attend the Armenian Genocide commemoration ceremony to be held near Komitas monument in Paris on April 24. The French president’s administration has confirmed the information.

The Co-ordination Council of Armenian organizations of France (CCAF) thanked the authorities for honoring 1.5 million victims of the Armenian Genocide.

“Francois Hollande’s presence confirms his respect for obligations, his commitment to fundamental values of democracy and respect for genocide victims, CCAF said in a statement.