Genocide 1915
Armenian Genocide Information
The Armenian Genocide of 1915 carried out by the Ottoman Empire is a historical fact. Despite Turkish denials, it is unanimously verified by the International Association of Genocide Scholars and accepted by nations that uphold moral responsibility above political gain.

Armenian Genocide Timeline: 1920

1/19/1920 The Allies formally recognize the independence of Armenia.
1/19/1920 Tried in Constantinople in absentia, Behaeddin Shakir is sentenced to death and Dr. Nazim to fifteen years hard labor.
1/21/1920 Turkish Nationalist forces affiliated with Mustafa Kemal attack Marash.
2/5/1920 10,000 Armenians are massacred in Marash.
4/1/1920 The Ittihadists distribute relief funds to party members in hiding in Turkey accused of crimes and to those who had fled to foreign countries.
4/22/1920 The United States of America officially recognizes the Independent Republic of Armenia.
4/23/1920 The Ottoman government in Constantinople announces that it will seek a new review by higher judicial bodies of the sentences against those tried by the courts martial.
4/25/1920 United States President Woodrow Wilson receives an invitation from the San Remo Conference to determine the borders of Armenia.
5/1/1920 The French and Turkish Nationalists agree to an armistice.
6/22/1920 Jemal Oguz, the murderer of the poet Daniel Varoujan and other Armenian intellectuals, escapes from custody with the assistance of the Military Governor of Constantinople.
6/29/1920 Five war criminals tried for the massacres in Erzinjan, all of whom had conveniently escaped from custody, are sentenced in absentia.
8/5/1920 The court martial condemns to death Nusret, vice-governor of Bayburt District.
8/10/1920 The Treaty of Sèvres is signed. According to articles 226, 227, 228, 229, 230 pertaining to the massacres, the Turkish government promises to hand over all documents and any persons requested by the Allies. Articles 88 and 89 recognize Armenia as a free and independent state.
8/15/1920 The Turkish Nationalist and Bolshevik forces form an alliance.
11/22/1920 President Woodrow Wilson presents his delineation of the borders of Armenia. A week later Armenia is partitioned by Turkish Nationalist forces and Sovietized by Russian Bolsheviks.
11/25/1920 Of 10,000 Armenians living in Hadjin (Hajen), only 480 survive a massacre by Turkish Nationalist forces.
12/30/1920 The trial on the massacres in Mosul begins.