Icelandic MPs call for the government to recognize Armenian Genocide
17:24, 14 April, 2012
YEREVAN, APRIL 14, ARMENPRESS: The Icelandic MPs have submitted a proposal calling for the country's government to recognize the fact of the Armenian Genocide committed by the Ottoman Empire in the early 20th century. Margrét Tryggvadóttir, an MP for The Movement, heads the proposal calling for Iceland's formal recognition of the Armenian Genocide, reports Armenpress citing Nouvelles d'Armenie.
The other two Movement MPs - Þór Saari and Birgitta Jónsdóttir - join her, along with Lilja Mósesdóttir and Guðmundur Steingrímsson, chairpersons of Solidarity and Bright Future, respectively.
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