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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.

FILM REVIEW | The Promise - Liverpool City Champion - June 26, 2017, 1:10 am


Liverpool City Champion

FILM REVIEW | The Promise
Liverpool City Champion
But the romance is merely the entry point for the real story of the film: the Armenian Genocide. Believed to be the first modern genocide, and in fact the mass killings which spawned the very word 'genocide', the systematic killing of Armenian people ...

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FILM REVIEW | The Promise - Hawkesbury Gazette - June 25, 2017, 11:23 pm


Hawkesbury Gazette

FILM REVIEW | The Promise
Hawkesbury Gazette
But the romance is merely the entry point for the real story of the film: the Armenian Genocide. Believed to be the first modern genocide, and in fact the mass killings which spawned the very word 'genocide', the systematic killing of Armenian people ...

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FILM REVIEW | The Promise - Wollondilly Advertiser - June 25, 2017, 6:56 pm


Wollondilly Advertiser

FILM REVIEW | The Promise
Wollondilly Advertiser
But the romance is merely the entry point for the real story of the film: the Armenian Genocide. Believed to be the first modern genocide, and in fact the mass killings which spawned the very word 'genocide', the systematic killing of Armenian people ...

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Ara Babloyan Receives Charges d'Affaires of Embassy of Syria to Armenia - National Assembly of RA - June 25, 2017, 9:44 am


National Assembly of RA

Ara Babloyan Receives Charges d'Affaires of Embassy of Syria to Armenia
National Assembly of RA
The RA NA Speaker expressed his gratitude for the warm attitude towards the Armenians, who had got asylum in Syria as a consequence of the Armenian Genocide and later towards the Syrian Armenian community. In the RA NA Speaker's word, the grateful ...

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George Donikian slams SBS's stance on Armenian killings - The Australian - June 25, 2017, 8:07 am


The Australian

George Donikian slams SBS's stance on Armenian killings
The Australian
One of the founding anchors of SBS News, George Donikian, has likened the broadcaster to a “state-run” entity that toes the government line by persisting with an editorial policy that casts doubt on the Armenian genocide as historical fact. SBS News ...

Blonde Haired Baby Chris Cornell Playing With His Brother Patrick Is Adorable - Alternative Nation (blog) - June 24, 2017, 11:19 pm


Alternative Nation (blog)

Blonde Haired Baby Chris Cornell Playing With His Brother Patrick Is Adorable
Alternative Nation (blog)
“The film is based on the Armenian genocide, and the song pays homage to the victims of the Armenian genocide so it would never be forgotten, but also that it would be able to drive awareness about human rights issues of the day. Chris always wanted ...

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Journalists from Egypt visit Tsitsernakaberd Memorial complex - Panorama.am - June 24, 2017, 10:13 am


Panorama.am

Journalists from Egypt visit Tsitsernakaberd Memorial complex
Panorama.am
Five Egyptian journalists who visited Armenia on the first regular flight of “Air Cairo” Airlines, visited number of Armenia's sightseeing, Garni, Geghard, Lake Sevan, Tsakhkadzor, Echmiadzin, and Matenadaran Scientific Research Institute of Ancient ...

'The Promise' fails to deliver - Times LIVE - June 23, 2017, 4:02 pm


Times LIVE

'The Promise' fails to deliver
Times LIVE
Reviewing the budget for a film as expensive, and doomed, as The Promise perhaps feels like a low blow. Everything it's trying to be - a David Lean-ian historical epic set against the barely-addressed backdrop of the 1915 Armenian genocide - needs ...

Tachjian's 'Daily Life in the Abyss: Genocide Diaries, 1915-1918' Published by Berghahn Books - Armenian Weekly - June 23, 2017, 9:30 am


Armenian Weekly

Tachjian's 'Daily Life in the Abyss: Genocide Diaries, 1915-1918' Published by Berghahn Books
Armenian Weekly
Historical research into the Armenian Genocide has grown tremendously in recent years, but much of it has focused on large-scale questions related to Ottoman policy or the scope of the killing. Consequently, surprisingly little is known about the ...

Four French-Armenians Elected to Parliament - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator - June 22, 2017, 12:50 pm


The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Four French-Armenians Elected to Parliament
The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
He suffered from his party's performance in a region where the right and extreme right are particularly well established. He was defeated by Valerie Boyer, whose name is associated with the struggle against Holocaust and Armenian Genocide denial.