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Turkish publisher Ragıp Zarakolu, who has recognized the Armenian Genocide, was honored with Denmark PL Foundation Peace award, Armenpress reports citing Demokrat Haber.


The award is granted to Zarakolu for major efforts for protection of human rights and freedom of thought and expression.


Zarakolu has published a number of books on the Armenian Genocide. He has visited the Armenian Genocide memorial complex on the sidelines of his numerous stopovers in Armenia.

December 4, 2015