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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.

The internet won't let Armenia go away - Salon - May 25, 2017, 5:03 am


Salon

The internet won't let Armenia go away
Salon
Here's another forbidden but related subject that wasn't on the agenda: the horrific Armenian genocide committed a century ago by Turkey's Ottoman Empire. Between 1915 and 1922, at least 1.5 million were massacred, some 80 percent of the Armenian ...

Armenian genocide now recognized also by United States' Myrtle Beach - Arka News Agency (press release) - May 25, 2017, 2:26 am


Arka News Agency (press release)

Armenian genocide now recognized also by United States' Myrtle Beach
Arka News Agency (press release)
The fact of the Armenian genocide, committed by Ottoman Turks in 1915, is recognized by many countries, particularly Uruguay, Russia, France and Lithuania, as well as by Germany's Bundestag, Italy parliament's Lower House, the majority of the United ...

Tribute to Victims in Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex - National Assembly of RA - May 25, 2017, 1:33 am


National Assembly of RA

Tribute to Victims in Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex
National Assembly of RA
The high-ranking guests laid flowers at the eternal fire and in one-minute silence paid tribute to the memory of the Holy martyrs. The members of the delegation also had been to the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute, got acquainted with the documents ...

'The Promise' has powerful performances, emotion - Camp Lejeune Globe - May 24, 2017, 10:05 pm


Camp Lejeune Globe

'The Promise' has powerful performances, emotion
Camp Lejeune Globe
Can there be anything more depressing than a movie about The Holocaust? Well, this one about the Armenian Genocide could give that a run for the money. Though certain Turkish nationalist groups over the years have blocked Hollywood from making a ...

The Holocaust - The Inland Empire Community - May 24, 2017, 4:05 pm


The Inland Empire Community

The Holocaust
The Inland Empire Community
The USA is second only to Russia as a community of Armenians. Thousands of Armenians settled in the US following the Hamidian massacres in the mid 1890's and the Armenian Genocide of 1915 in the Ottoman Empire (Turkey). There are estimated to be ...

April 24 in the Classroom: 'Who in this Room is Familiar with the Armenian Genocide?' - Armenian Weekly - May 24, 2017, 12:30 pm


Armenian Weekly

April 24 in the Classroom: 'Who in this Room is Familiar with the Armenian Genocide?'
Armenian Weekly
“We will begin our discussion by discovering three facts about this genocide. Take out your phones or laptops and let's learn about what happened. For now, stick to the New York Times.” I wrote out, “New York Times: Armenian Genocide: An Overview, ...

Armenia Committed to Fighting Crimes Against Humanity - Asbarez Armenian News - May 24, 2017, 12:03 pm


Armenia Committed to Fighting Crimes Against Humanity
Asbarez Armenian News
During the Armenian Genocide the Emir of Hashemite dynasty of Mecca Hussein Bin Ali issued a decree calling to protect Armenians, as they protect themselves and their children. The values of compassion and care are not outdated. They are well grounded ...

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A Der Hayr's Perspective on 'The Promise' - Armenian Weekly - May 24, 2017, 11:15 am


Armenian Weekly

A Der Hayr's Perspective on 'The Promise'
Armenian Weekly
At that time I was concerned if we would be able to commemorate the hundredth anniversary of the genocide properly. By saying properly, I meant whether we will be able to make the Armenian Genocide and our cause an international topic. I am glad to say ...

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Armenian FM participates at conference on "Victims of Ethnic and Religious Violence in the Middle East" - Panorama.am - May 24, 2017, 6:51 am


Panorama.am

Armenian FM participates at conference on "Victims of Ethnic and Religious Violence in the Middle East"
Panorama.am
During the Armenian Genocide the Emir of Hashemite dynasty of Mecca Hussein Bin Ali issued a decree calling to protect Armenians, as they protect themselves and their children. The values of compassion and care are not outdated. They are well grounded ...

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UCLA ASA Demonstrates Against the Young Turks' Ana Kasparian - Asbarez Armenian News - May 23, 2017, 12:53 pm


UCLA ASA Demonstrates Against the Young Turks' Ana Kasparian
Asbarez Armenian News
The Young Turks, an online commentary outlet, holds the name of the Turkish political movement that perpetrated the Armenian Genocide. Although The Young Turks deny any linkage to the names historical significance, it should go unsaid that keeping such ...

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