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Turkey’s Ambassador to Israel Warns of Damaged Ties if Genocide Recognized

TEL AVIV–Recognition of the Armenian Genocide by Knesset will badly damage the Turkish-Israeli partnership, said Namik Tan, Turkey’s ambassador to Israel. He said that Ankara recalled its envoys from U.S. and France when the parliamen’s of these states voted for recognition of the Armenian Genocide. Ambassador Tan criticized the Israeli parliamentary initiative to discuss the