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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 church in Turkey to be restored, turned into cultural center - Panorama.am - August 18, 2017, 4:53 am


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Armenian church in Turkey to be restored, turned into cultural center
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The source adds that according to Raymond Kévorkian's book “The Armenian Genocide: A Complete History”, 4950 Armenians lived in Akşehir town before the Armenian Genocide. The Armenians had four schools and a church there, with the school standing ...

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Armenian priest house to become a hostel in Turkey - Public Radio of Armenia - August 18, 2017, 3:47 am


Public Radio of Armenia

Armenian priest house to become a hostel in Turkey
Public Radio of Armenia
According to Raymond Gevorgyan's book “The Armenians in Ottoman Empire before 1915”, 4950 Armenians lived in Aksehir before the Armenian Genocide. There were 4 Armenian schools and an Armenian church here. The spheres of carpet weaving, ...

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Glendale shopping center agrees to advertise Armenian Genocide themed film 'Architects of Denial' - Armenpress.am - August 18, 2017, 1:46 am


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Glendale shopping center agrees to advertise Armenian Genocide themed film 'Architects of Denial'
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YEREVAN, AUGUST 18, ARMENPRESS. The advertisement of the Armenian Genocide themed film 'Architects of Denial' will be displayed for free at the Americana at Brand shopping mall in Glendale, Asbarez reports. Hours before the press conference of ...

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Americana at Brand Reverses Rejection of Armenian Genocide Documentary Ad in Wake of Controversy - KTLA - August 17, 2017, 6:51 pm


KTLA

Americana at Brand Reverses Rejection of Armenian Genocide Documentary Ad in Wake of Controversy
KTLA
Facing increasing backlash from Glendale's Armenian community, the Americana at Brand will now allow an advertisement for a documentary about the Armenian Genocide to be displayed after initially rejecting it. The decision came Thursday morning just ...

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Americana reverses rejection of genocide documentary ad in the wake of controversy - Los Angeles Times - August 17, 2017, 5:41 pm


Los Angeles Times

Americana reverses rejection of genocide documentary ad in the wake of controversy
Los Angeles Times
Facing increasing backlash from Glendale's Armenian community, the Americana at Brand will now allow an advertisement for a documentary about the Armenian Genocide to be displayed after initially rejecting it. The decision came Thursday morning just ...

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Americana agrees to advertise Armenian Genocide movie after all - PanARMENIAN.Net - August 17, 2017, 12:47 pm


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Americana agrees to advertise Armenian Genocide movie after all
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PanARMENIAN.Net - The Armenian National Committee of America – Glendale on Thursday, August 17 received a letter from Caruso Affiliated Executive Vice President of Operations, Jackie Levy condemning “violence and atrocities of any form anywhere in ...

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Americana agrees to advertise Armenian Genocide movie after all - PanARMENIAN.Net - August 17, 2017, 12:34 pm


PanARMENIAN.Net

Americana agrees to advertise Armenian Genocide movie after all
PanARMENIAN.Net
PanARMENIAN.Net - The Armenian National Committee of America – Glendale on Thursday, August 17 received a letter from Caruso Affiliated Executive Vice President of Operations, Jackie Levy condemning “violence and atrocities of any form anywhere in ...

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Major Mall Rejects Armenian Genocide Film Ad - KABC - August 17, 2017, 12:00 pm


KABC

Major Mall Rejects Armenian Genocide Film Ad
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It depicts mass extermination perpetuated during the Armenian genocide that remains unrecognized by the Turkish and American government. The film itself is composed of testimonials, insights provided by survivors and eye witnesses at the same time and ...

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Americana Agrees to Advertise 'Architects of Denial' - Armenian Weekly - August 17, 2017, 11:38 am


Armenian Weekly

Americana Agrees to Advertise 'Architects of Denial'
Armenian Weekly
... including the Armenian Genocide that has impacted the lives of Armenians in our community.” The letter also states that Caruso Affiliated will work with the producers of “Architects of Denial” and the City of Glendale in an effort to display the ...

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NAASR/Gulbenkian Foundation Lecture Series to Feature Dr. Henry Theriault - Armenian Weekly - August 17, 2017, 11:29 am


Armenian Weekly

NAASR/Gulbenkian Foundation Lecture Series to Feature Dr. Henry Theriault
Armenian Weekly
The National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR)/Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Lecture Series on Contemporary Armenian Issues will present “Setting the Agenda: Genocide Studies Today and the Place of the Armenian Genocide.