Garo Paylan, Turkey’s ethnic Armenian Member of Parliament, has made his first comment since being officially nominated by his party for another term in parliament.
‘Proud to be nominated from Diyarbakir’ – Paylan on Turkey elections
STEPANAKERT, MAY 22, ARTSAKHPRESS:Paylan shared a trilingual – Armenian, Kurdish and Turkish – post on Facebook, saying: “Hello Tigranakert. I am proud on being nominated as a candidate from Diyarbakir”.
Ethnic Armenian opposition MP of Turkey Garo Paylan is running for another term in the country’s parliament in the upcoming June 24 elections.
Paylan is nominated by the HDP party, but this time the ethnic Armenian lawmaker is running from Diyarbakir, unlike the previous time when he ran from Istanbul.