Genocide 1915
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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.

California Teachers Assn. votes to endorse Gavin Newsom for governor - Los Angeles Times - October 21, 2017, 3:41 pm


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California Teachers Assn. votes to endorse Gavin Newsom for governor
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Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks with participants of a march in Pan Pacific Park in Los Angeles commemorating the 102nd anniversary of the Armenian genocide in April. (Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times). The politically influential California Teachers Assn.

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The Armenian Genocide in Feature Films - Armenian Weekly - October 20, 2017, 12:55 pm


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The Armenian Genocide in Feature Films
Armenian Weekly
With the recent release on DVD of the major motion picture “The Promise,” greater numbers of people will be able to gain insights into aspects of the Armenian Genocide. The film, starring Christian Bale, Oscar Isaac, and Charlotte Le Bon, was directed ...

Wellesley College hosting symposium on Armenian Genocide and Karabakh - PanARMENIAN.Net - October 20, 2017, 3:35 am


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Wellesley College hosting symposium on Armenian Genocide and Karabakh
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It is titled “Journalism and 'Fake News': Armenian Genocide and Karabakh.” Aram Arkun, the Tekeyan Cultural Association's executive director and the Mirror-Spectator's assistant editor, will act as moderator. Terzian is a senior editor at The Weekly ...

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Wellesley College hosting symposium on Armenian Genocide and Karabakh - PanARMENIAN.Net - October 20, 2017, 3:35 am


PanARMENIAN.Net

Wellesley College hosting symposium on Armenian Genocide and Karabakh
PanARMENIAN.Net
It is titled “Journalism and 'Fake News': Armenian Genocide and Karabakh.” Aram Arkun, the Tekeyan Cultural Association's executive director and the Mirror-Spectator's assistant editor, will act as moderator. Terzian is a senior editor at The Weekly ...

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Descendant of Armenian Genocide survivor awarded 'genius grant' - PanARMENIAN.Net - October 20, 2017, 3:29 am


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Descendant of Armenian Genocide survivor awarded 'genius grant'
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PanARMENIAN.Net - John Hopkins University alumnus Greg Asbed, who is a descendant of an Armenian Genocide survivor, was awarded a MacArthur fellowship, or a “genius grant,” last week for his efforts to improve workplace conditions for farmworkers in ...

Descendant of Armenian Genocide survivor awarded 'genius grant' - PanARMENIAN.Net - October 20, 2017, 3:29 am


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Descendant of Armenian Genocide survivor awarded 'genius grant'
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PanARMENIAN.Net - John Hopkins University alumnus Greg Asbed, who is a descendant of an Armenian Genocide survivor, was awarded a MacArthur fellowship, or a “genius grant,” last week for his efforts to improve workplace conditions for farmworkers in ...

Public Outcry over Osman Kavala's Istanbul Airport Arrest Continues to Grow - Armenian Weekly - October 19, 2017, 11:18 am


Public Outcry over Osman Kavala's Istanbul Airport Arrest Continues to Grow
Armenian Weekly
Kavala, a longtime supporter of Armenian Genocide recognition and Turkish-Armenian reconciliation, visited Yerevan's Armenian Genocide Institute and Museum on April 24, 2016. Speaking to Yerevan-based News.am, he had called Turkish society's ...

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EU provides valuable assistance for ongoing reforms in Armenia – FM Nalbandian delivers speech in Brussels - Armenpress.am - October 19, 2017, 5:40 am


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EU provides valuable assistance for ongoing reforms in Armenia – FM Nalbandian delivers speech in Brussels
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Speaking in the premises of the European Parliament, first of all I would like to recall that one of the first resolutions on the recognition of the Armenian Genocide was adopted here back in 1987. On the eve of the centenary of the Armenian Genocide ...

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Armenia feels moral obligation to raise Genocide awareness: FM - PanARMENIAN.Net - October 19, 2017, 5:13 am


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Armenia feels moral obligation to raise Genocide awareness: FM
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PanARMENIAN.Net - As a nation that has survived the horrors of Genocide, Armenians feel the moral obligation to raise awareness about the importance of preventing new genocides and crimes against humanity, foreign minister Edward Nalbandian told the ...

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Armenia feels moral obligation to raise Genocide awareness: FM - PanARMENIAN.Net - October 19, 2017, 5:13 am


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Armenia feels moral obligation to raise Genocide awareness: FM
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PanARMENIAN.Net - As a nation that has survived the horrors of Genocide, Armenians feel the moral obligation to raise awareness about the importance of preventing new genocides and crimes against humanity, foreign minister Edward Nalbandian told the ...