Valencia City Council Condemns Armenian Genocide


VALENCIA, Spain — On June 9, the Valencia City Council adopted a motion on the recognition and condemnation of the Armenian Genocide, reports the Armenian Embassy in Spain.

The municipal groups Compromís, València en Comú and Socialista voted in favor of the motion presented by the Armenian Association “Ararat” on the recognition of the Armenian Genocide, thus condemning the first genocide of the 20th century and calling on the Valencian Courts, the Government of Spain and Turkey to follow suit.