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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.

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NZ should recognise genocide: Armenians - April 14, 2015, 6:24 pm

The Turkish government is trying to deflect from the Armenian Genocide by focusing on Anzac Day commemorations, says a Kiwi Armenian.

ARMENIAN ASSEMBLY PRESENTS ARMENIAN GENOCIDE EXHIBIT AT HOLOCAUST MUSEUM OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA - April 14, 2015, 3:39 pm

NAPLES, FL - On Sunday, April 12, Armenian Assembly of America (Assembly) Communications Director Taniel Koushakjian presented the 'Iconic Images of the Armenian Genocide' exhibit at the Holocaust Museum and Education Center of Southwest Florida to mark the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide which began on April 24, 1915.

Turkish denial causes genocide issue to fester - April 14, 2015, 3:04 pm

It is with great reluctance that I write about the Armenian genocide, as I know that what I say will infuriate both sides.

Worldview: Looking for international recognition for the Armenian Genocide - April 14, 2015, 2:53 pm

The centennial of the Armenian genocide  During mass last Sunday Pope Francis called the 1915 slaughter of up to 1.5 million Armenians by the Turks a “genocide.” Turkey, along with a number of political leaders, including many U.S. presidents, has always refused to use the word genocide when referring to the massacres and death marches. Turkey maintains that there was no policy of ethnic-driven ...

Pope's genocide comments spark indifference, frustration among Turks - April 13, 2015, 11:08 am

By Tuvan Gumruku and Ece Toksabay ANKARA/IZMIR (Reuters) - When Pope Francis became the first pontiff to publicly call the 1915 Armenian massacre a genocide this weekend, the reaction from Ankara was swift and irate: it summoned the Vatican ambassador for a dressing down and recalled its own envoy. Francis sparked the diplomatic row on Sunday by calling the massacre of up to 1.5 million ...

Term 'genocide' angers Turkey, while pope says memory leads to healing - April 13, 2015, 8:35 am

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Armenian genocide, Pope Francis said atrocities from the past have to be recognized -- not hidden or denied -- for true reconciliation and healing to come to the world.

Armenian genocide remembered - April 12, 2015, 9:50 pm

RACINE — Before the Turkish Ottoman Empire would collapse after a rule of more than 600 years, its leaders would undertake one of the most horrendous episodes of ethnic cleansing — the slaught…

Turkey recalls ambassador after pope's Armenia genocide call - April 12, 2015, 11:22 am

© AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia Pope Francis arrives to celebrates an Armenian-Rite Mass on the occasion of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, in St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican Sunday, April 12, 2015. Historians estimate that up to 1.5 million Armenians were killed by Ottoman Turks around the time of World War I, an event widely viewed by genocide scholars as ...

Pope sparks Turkish ire with Armenian "genocide" remarks - April 12, 2015, 8:35 am

© AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia Pope Francis arrives to celebrates an Armenian-Rite Mass on the occasion of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, in St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican Sunday, April 12, 2015. Historians estimate that up to 1.5 million Armenians were killed by Ottoman Turks around the time of World War I, an event widely viewed by genocide scholars as ...

Pope calls Armenian slaughter '1st genocide of 20th century' - April 12, 2015, 2:52 am

© Gregorio Borgia/AP Photo Pope Francis arrives to celebrates an Armenian-Rite Mass on the occasion of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, in St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican, April 12, 2015.

College Town: Women's voices capture Armenian genocide - Worcester Telegram - February 26, 2017, 1:26 am


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College Town: Women's voices capture Armenian genocide
Worcester Telegram
Her name is Zabel Yessayan and her writing will be part of a discussion exploring women's responses to the Armenian genocide, which will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Clark University in the Rose Library, Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide ...

The Globe and Mail remembers the last Genocide survivor in Canada - Malaysia Sun (press release) - February 25, 2017, 7:17 am


Malaysia Sun (press release)

The Globe and Mail remembers the last Genocide survivor in Canada
Malaysia Sun (press release)
PanARMENIAN.Net - Canadian outlet The Globe and Mail published an article in memory of Knar Yemenidjian, survivor of the Armenian Genocide. She was one of Canada's last living links to an atrocity that occurred more than 100 years ago. Although Knar ...

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The Globe and Mail remembers the last Genocide survivor in Canada - PanARMENIAN.Net - February 25, 2017, 4:33 am


The Globe and Mail remembers the last Genocide survivor in Canada
PanARMENIAN.Net
PanARMENIAN.Net - Canadian outlet The Globe and Mail published an article in memory of Knar Yemenidjian, survivor of the Armenian Genocide. She was one of Canada's last living links to an atrocity that occurred more than 100 years ago. Although Knar ...

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Armenia: Sirusho releases her new single Der Zor - esctoday.com - February 25, 2017, 3:38 am


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Armenia: Sirusho releases her new single Der Zor
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The song was released on 19 February 2017, the shooting of its official video took place in two different cities: in the Genocide abandoned city of Ani in Western Armenia and in Los Angeles, California, where the survivors of the disaster found a shelter.

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Holocaust and Genocide Lecture Series Premieres Emmy-Winning 'Women of 1915' - MassisPost - February 24, 2017, 3:22 pm


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Holocaust and Genocide Lecture Series Premieres Emmy-Winning 'Women of 1915'
MassisPost
... CA — The 34th annual Holocaust and Genocide Lecture Series at Sonoma State University presents the Bay Area premiere of the 2016 Regional Emmy Award-winning documentary “Women of 1915,” which chronicles the plight of Armenian women during ...

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