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 News

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.

This RSS feed URL is deprecated - December 12, 2017, 3:19 amThis RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news

Mexico has balanced position on NK conflict: Armenian Ambassador's interview to El Universal - Armenpress.am - December 12, 2017, 2:27 am


Armenpress.am

Mexico has balanced position on NK conflict: Armenian Ambassador's interview to El Universal
Armenpress.am
“The Nagorno Karabakh conflict is not a land dispute, it's about preventing another genocide: what the Turks couldn't do to the Armenians is what the Azerbaijanis wanted to do to the people of Nagorno Karabakh. Armenia will never allow this tragedy to happen because Armenia is the guardian of prevention and punishment of genocide on the international stage. Generating hysteria from the visit of the deputies is aimed towards one single objective: to avoid similar trips, yet it will have the opposite effect of what they ...

and more »

Armenia will never allow another Genocide, ambassador says - Panorama.am - December 12, 2017, 2:06 am


Panorama.am

Armenia will never allow another Genocide, ambassador says
Panorama.am
“The conflict is not a land dispute, it's about preventing another genocide; what the Turks could not do to the Armenians is what the Azeri wanted to do to the people of Nagorno Karabakh, and Armenia will never allow this tragedy to happen because ...

and more »

Armenia's Nalbandian due in Greece on December 12 - PanARMENIAN.Net - December 12, 2017, 12:58 am


PanARMENIAN.Net

Armenia's Nalbandian due in Greece on December 12
PanARMENIAN.Net
PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian foreign minister Edward Nalbandian will visit Greece on December 12-13 at the invitation of his Greek counterpart Nikos Kotzias. The Armenian minister will hold a number of meetings with high-ranking Greek officials and ...

and more »

Armenian Legal Center Highlights Link between Property & Religious Rights - Asbarez Armenian News - December 11, 2017, 4:58 pm


Armenian Legal Center Highlights Link between Property & Religious Rights
Asbarez Armenian News
The Armenian Legal Center for Justice and Human Rights (ALC) fights to redress human rights violations emanating from the Armenian Genocide that continue to this day and undermine stability in a region that has for far too long been marred by policies ...

Oscar Isaac Marks Human Rights Day with a Plea to End 'Genocide and Mass Atrocities' - PEOPLE.com - December 11, 2017, 1:09 pm


PEOPLE.com

Oscar Isaac Marks Human Rights Day with a Plea to End 'Genocide and Mass Atrocities'
PEOPLE.com
For the occasion, observed Dec. 10, the actor recorded a PSA urging viewers to “please support the organizations that work tirelessly to protect and promote our human rights.” The actor's video message follows his starring turn in the 2016 movie The ...

MK Lapid calls for parliamentary revenge against Erdogan - The Jerusalem Post - December 11, 2017, 12:47 pm


The Jerusalem Post

MK Lapid calls for parliamentary revenge against Erdogan
The Jerusalem Post
“Someone who denies the murder of hundreds of thousands of children in the Armenian Genocide, won't lecture us,” Lapid told his faction in the Knesset. “Someone who cooperated with Iran and Hezbollah in Syria, in a war which has left half a million ...

and more »

Armenian Legal Center Highlights Link between Property and Religious Rights at International Conference in DC - Armenian Weekly - December 11, 2017, 11:51 am


Armenian Weekly

Armenian Legal Center Highlights Link between Property and Religious Rights at International Conference in DC
Armenian Weekly
In her opening remarks, Nahapetian outlined the historic weight of the issue, telling the audience, “Property issues were integral to realizing the [Armenian] Genocide because if you dispossess the community, you ensure that they are impoverished and ...

Michigan expected to approve curricula for Holocaust and Armenia Genocide in January - Public Radio of Armenia - December 11, 2017, 11:50 am


Public Radio of Armenia

Michigan expected to approve curricula for Holocaust and Armenia Genocide in January
Public Radio of Armenia
The Michigan Governor's Genocide Studies Council is expected to approves curricula for the Holocaust and the Armenia Genocide at its Jan. 9 meeting at the Holocaust Memorial Center in Farmington Hills, Council Coordinator Judith Kovach told the Daily ...

Türkyılmaz Appointed 14th Henry S. Khanzadian Kazan Visiting Professor in Armenian Studies at Fresno State - Armenian Weekly - December 11, 2017, 10:10 am


Armenian Weekly

Türkyılmaz Appointed 14th Henry S. Khanzadian Kazan Visiting Professor in Armenian Studies at Fresno State
Armenian Weekly
This course gives a comparative and multi-disciplinary perspective on the trajectory of Armenian modernization and its intellectual and cultural consequences. The course aims to offer students an assessment of the Ottoman Armenian communities on the ...

Ukraine genocide curriculum to be developed for schools - The Daily Tribune - December 11, 2017, 9:26 am


The Daily Tribune

Ukraine genocide curriculum to be developed for schools
The Daily Tribune
They have been somewhat frustrated by the council's response and noted that all 15 council members are associated with the Holocaust or Armenian genocide. But Kovach said the council wants to first approve the curricula for the Holocaust and Armenian ...