Protesters burn Turkish flag in Yerevan

ERIVAN (CIHAN)- A large group of people who staged a protest on the occasion of anniversary of Armenian genocide in 1915 burned Turkish flag in Yerevan.

Gathering in front of the Armenian Genocide Museum, thousands of people who were believed to be from Armenian youth associations shouted slogans against Turkey. The group later burned a Turkish flag with torches in their hands.

Releasing a press statement, the group demanded Armenian President Serge Sarkisian to withdraw from an protocol signed with Turkish government.