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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.

Armenian Movie Week in Iran to feature genocide-themed Map of Salvation - Armenpress.am - July 22, 2017, 4:52 am


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Armenian Movie Week in Iran to feature genocide-themed Map of Salvation
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YEREVAN, JULY 22, ARMENPRESS. The Armenian Genocide themed 'Map of Salvation' documentary will be screened during the Armenia Movie Week in Iran. The movie week will be held July 23 – 29 in Iran's Tehran, Mashhad and Shiraz, Financial ...

Turkey's Parliament Bans the Use of the Term 'Armenian Genocide' - AINA (press release) - July 21, 2017, 5:59 pm


Turkey's Parliament Bans the Use of the Term 'Armenian Genocide'
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ANKARA -- As part of a package of measures aimed to change internal procedural rules of the Turkish parliament, the legislature's constitutional committee on ...

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State Assembly Approves Freeway Signs for Pasadena Genocide ... - Asbarez Armenian News - July 21, 2017, 5:09 pm


State Assembly Approves Freeway Signs for Pasadena Genocide ...
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Authored by Senator Anthony J. Portantino, SCR 25 seeks to install freeway signs at the Fair Oaks Avenue exit off Interstate 210 for the Pasadena Armenian ...

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Turkey's Parliament Bans the Use of the Term 'Armenian Genocide ... - Asbarez Armenian News - July 21, 2017, 4:37 pm


Turkey's Parliament Bans the Use of the Term 'Armenian Genocide ...
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The Turkish Parliament's constitutional committee on Thursday approved a provision banning the use of the word “Armenian Genocide” from being used in ...

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95 years after vengeance against Djemal Pasha: Armen Gevorgyan's thoughts on Armenian Genocide and his ... - Armenpress.am - July 21, 2017, 12:21 pm


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95 years after vengeance against Djemal Pasha: Armen Gevorgyan's thoughts on Armenian Genocide and his ...
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YEREVAN, JULY 21, ARMENPRESS. Today marks the 95th anniversary of the retribution on Djemal Pasha, one of the organizers and perpetrators of the 1915 Armenian Genocide. Djemal Pasha was assassinated in July 21 1922, in Tbilisi by the Armenian ...

Turkey Parliament bans words Kurdistan and genocide - Kurdistan24 - July 21, 2017, 2:16 am


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Turkey Parliament bans words Kurdistan and genocide
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ERBIL, Kurdistan Region (Kurdistan24) - Late Thursday night, the Turkish Parliament passed a set of bylaws forbidding lawmakers from employing certain words and phrases, such as 'Kurdistan' or 'Armenian Genocide,' during legislative sessions. The ...

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The term “Armenian Genocide” is under a ban in the Turkish parliament - Public Radio of Armenia - July 21, 2017, 1:42 am


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The term “Armenian Genocide” is under a ban in the Turkish parliament
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The bill stipulates a punishment for those lawmakers who break the rule by “insulting the history and common past of the Turkish people” that is using the term “Armenian Genocide” while speaking about the “events of 1915”. The ban also includes terms ...

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The term “Armenian Genocide” is under a ban in the Turkish parliament - Public Radio of Armenia - July 21, 2017, 1:42 am


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The term “Armenian Genocide” is under a ban in the Turkish parliament
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The bill stipulates a punishment for those lawmakers who break the rule by “insulting the history and common past of the Turkish people” that is using the term “Armenian Genocide” while speaking about the “events of 1915”. The ban also includes terms ...

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Turkish parliamentary committee passes bill banning use of “genocide” term - Armenpress.am - July 21, 2017, 12:54 am


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Turkish parliamentary committee passes bill banning use of “genocide” term
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The bills were submitted for debates by the ruling AK party and the Nationalist Movement Party. Under the law, lawmakers are banned from mentioning the Armenian Genocide in the parliament. Lawmakers of the Democratic People's Party said there is no ...

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Turkey should keep its hands away from Artsakh issue – RPA spokesman - Armenpress.am - July 20, 2017, 12:49 pm


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Turkey should keep its hands away from Artsakh issue – RPA spokesman
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Sharmazanov told reporters that Cavusoglu is a representative of a country which denies the Armenian Genocide, where lawmakers presenting national minorities at the parliament are beaten up, a country that supports Azerbaijan's criminal, terrorism policy ...

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