Aslıhan DOĞRU -TDO- On April 24, which was officially declared 'Holocaust Remembrance Day' in Armenia, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and other officials laid wreaths at the Tsitsernakaberd Armenian Genocide Memorial at the ceremony.
"Armenian phobia is the essence of Pan-Turkism, and today we can see its most disgusting manifestations in Azerbaijan. Turkey's expansionist foreign policy and territorial aspirations for Armenia are proof of the rebirth of the ideology of genocide." "Ermenophobia is the essence of Pan-Turkism," he said.
Tens of thousands of people marched with torches to Freedom Square in Yerevan, Armenia, on the 106th anniversary of the events.
Sympathizers of the nationalist Tashnaktsutyun party, who were among the group that marched to the square this year as they do every year to commemorate the events of 1915 called Meds Yeghern (Grand Crime), burned Turkish and Azerbaijani flags during the marches.