hassuspended talks with French company 'Gaz de France' over a key gas pipeline, inprotest at a French bill about the killing of Armenians in World War I. Turkey
The planned pipeline would carry natural gas from the Middle East andCentral Asia to
The French Parliament is considering a law that would make it anoffence to deny that Ottoman Turks committed genocide against Armenians.
The draft law was approved by the French National Assembly in October. Itwill be considered by the Senate next and then return to the lower house beforeit becomes law.
The 4.6bn euro ($6.1bn; £3.1bn) Nabucco pipeline project is supposed to reducethe European Union's reliance on Russian gas.
It also passes through
The Turkish government strongly denies that as many as 1.5 million Armenianswere killed in systematic killings between 1915 and 1917 under the
The Nabucco pipeline also passes through
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