Lithuanian delegation not to attend events on 100th anniversary of “Armenian genocide” in Yerevan


Baku: The Lithuanian delegation won’t attend events on the 100th anniversary of “Armenian genocide” to be held in Yerevan in April.

Azerbaijani Embassy in Lithuania told APA that despite the efforts of the Armenian Embassy in Lithuania and Armenian diaspora, leadership of the Seimas opposed the participation of parliamentarians in those events.

Leadership of the Seimas rejected twice requests of some parliamentarians for send them to Yerevan. MP Vydas Gedvilas said that the decision was made due to the sensitivity of the issue.

SOURCE: Azeri Press News Agency