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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.

Zoryan Institute Releases New Book on Fate of Non-Muslims and Christians in Turkey 1913-1923, Contextualizing ... - Digital Journal - March 27, 2017, 4:16 pm


Zoryan Institute Releases New Book on Fate of Non-Muslims and Christians in Turkey 1913-1923, Contextualizing ...
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In fact, the non-Muslim groups combined, including Armenians, Assyrians, Greeks, and Jews, now make up only around 100,000 of Turkey's population, as opposed to 4.5 million in Ottoman Turkey before the Genocide." So says George N. Shirinian, editor of ...

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Zoryan Institute Releases New Book on Fate of Non-Muslims and Christians in Turkey 1913-1923, Contextualizing ... - U.S. Politics Today - March 27, 2017, 4:06 pm


Zoryan Institute Releases New Book on Fate of Non-Muslims and Christians in Turkey 1913-1923, Contextualizing ...
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"Being the son of two orphan survivors of the Armenian Genocide, I was always very aware of the devastating effect the Genocide has had on Armenians, and it always bothered me to read in some books that it took place as a legitimate reaction by the ...

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Zoryan Institute Releases New Book on Fate of Non-Muslims and Christians in Turkey 1913-1923, Contextualizing ... - SYS-CON Media (press release) - March 27, 2017, 3:54 pm


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Zoryan Institute Releases New Book on Fate of Non-Muslims and Christians in Turkey 1913-1923, Contextualizing ...
SYS-CON Media (press release)
"Being the son of two orphan survivors of the Armenian Genocide, I was always very aware of the devastating effect the Genocide has had on Armenians, and it always bothered me to read in some books that it took place as a legitimate reaction by the ...

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Claude Mutafian to Present Film About his Father, Artist Zareh Mutafian - MassisPost - March 27, 2017, 3:38 pm


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Claude Mutafian to Present Film About his Father, Artist Zareh Mutafian
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GLENDALE– Abril Bookstore's Armenian Film Society is proud to host the prestigious historian visiting from France, Claude Mutafian as he presents a new documentary about his father, Painting after the Genocide: Zareh Mutafian on Fridat, April 7, 2017 ...

Zoryan Institute Releases New Book on Fate of Non-Muslims and Christians in Turkey 1913-1923, Contextualizing ... - Yahoo Finance - March 27, 2017, 3:37 pm


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Zoryan Institute Releases New Book on Fate of Non-Muslims and Christians in Turkey 1913-1923, Contextualizing ...
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"Being the son of two orphan survivors of the Armenian Genocide, I was always very aware of the devastating effect the Genocide has had on Armenians, and it always bothered me to read in some books that it took place as a legitimate reaction by the ...

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Zoryan Institute Releases New Book on Fate of Non-Muslims and Christians in Turkey 1913-1923, Contextualizing ... - Marketwired (press release) - March 27, 2017, 3:37 pm


Marketwired (press release)

Zoryan Institute Releases New Book on Fate of Non-Muslims and Christians in Turkey 1913-1923, Contextualizing ...
Marketwired (press release)
In fact, the non-Muslim groups combined, including Armenians, Assyrians, Greeks, and Jews, now make up only around 100,000 of Turkey's population, as opposed to 4.5 million in Ottoman Turkey before the Genocide." So says George N. Shirinian, editor of ...

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Presentations Marking 102nd Anniversary of Armenian Genocide to Take Place in Pasadena - Asbarez Armenian News - March 27, 2017, 2:53 pm


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Presentations Marking 102nd Anniversary of Armenian Genocide to Take Place in Pasadena
Asbarez Armenian News
Both events have been organized as part of the upcoming commemoration of the 102nd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. The struggle against Genocide and human rights atrocities is still present and prevalent today. Now, as in the past, the world is ...

Canadians hurt by genocide share their stories for the good of humanity - www.ottawacommunitynews.com/ - March 27, 2017, 12:02 pm


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Canadians hurt by genocide share their stories for the good of humanity
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Cevag Belian is a descendant of survivors of the Ottoman Empire's Armenian genocide, carried out during the First World War. He directs the Armenian National Committee of Canada. Denyse Umutoni was 24 years old and living in a village of 3,000 Tutsi ...

Student groups team up to host event on genocide recognition, reparations - Varsity - March 27, 2017, 12:51 am


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Student groups team up to host event on genocide recognition, reparations
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On the evening of Friday, March 24, the Indigenous Studies Student Union (ISSU), Armenian Students Association (ASA), and Jewish Studies Student Union (JSSU) came together to host a panel discussion entitled “Life after Genocide: From Recognition to ...

US Representative says Armenian Genocide should be recognized once and for all - Armenpress.am - March 25, 2017, 5:38 am


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US Representative says Armenian Genocide should be recognized once and for all
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YEREVAN, MARCH 25, ARMENPRESS. The fact of Armenian Genocide should be recognized once and for all, “Armenpress” reports U.S. Representative David Trott, who introduced a new draft law recognizing and condemning the Armenian Genocide and ...

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