World Bulletin / News Desk
Russian lawmaker Sergei Mironov said on Wednesday his party had submitted a bill to parliament on holding to account anyone who denies that the 1915 killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turkish forces was "genocide."
"We have just submitted a bill on responsibility for failure to acknowledge the fact of a genocide of Armenians by Turkey in 1915," Mironov, the leader of the opposition Just Russia party, said on his Twitter account.
Russian lawmakers' move came only a day after the Turkish air force shot down a Russian fighter jet for violating its airspace.
Güncelleme Tarihi: 25 Kasım 2015, 17:32