Erdogan decries Nobel Prize to 'Srebrenica-denier' Handke

Tantamount to'awarding human rights violations'

10 December, 12:06

    (ANSAmed) - ISTANBUL, DECEMBER 10 - Turkish president reception Tayyip Erdogan Tuesday called awarding the Nobel Prize for Literature to Peter Handke an outrage.

    ''Awarding Nobel Literature Prize to a racist individual will not mean anything other than awarding human rights violations,'' Erdogan said in a message marking Human Rights Day.

    He was referring to the granting of the 2019 prize to Austrian writer Handke, who is accused of denying the Srebrenica genocide. (ANSAmed).

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