YEREVAN, JULY 27, ARMENPRESS. Israeli politician Yair Lapid, the founder of Yesh Atid (There is a future) political party called on the authorities of his country to recognize the Armenian Genocide, Jerusalem Post reports.
The Israeli politican’s proposal comes as Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan had made some strict statements for Israel regarding the metal detectors at the entrances to the al-Aksa mosque compound in Jerusalem.
“Turkey needs to know they cannot continue to kick Israel, and Israel will come back and ask for more. The time has come to stop ingratiating ourselves to the Turks, who every time come and kick us harder. We need to say, ‘okay, we understand, now we have to run our own policy: from now on we support the establishment of an independent Kurdish state, we need to recognize the Armenian genocide, we need to do all the things that we didn’t do when we had …