Group of Turkish Youth Want Opening of Border with Armenia For One Day

Politics Materials 20 August 2008 10:34 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 20 August / Trend corr. S.Ilhamgizi / A group of Turkish youth want opening of the border between Turkey and Armenia for one day to watch the football match between the countries. The match will be held in Yerevan on 6 September. This information was released by the Turkish Cihan news agency.

Youths, who want to watch the match, appealed to the President Abdullah Gul to open the Igdir-Yerevan railway for one day.

The match between Turkey and Armenia will be held within the football World Championship-2010.

The land borders between Turkey and Armenia had been closed since 1994.

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