Armenian Massacre

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Armenian Massacre

Turks decimated Armenian population, dispersed survivors (1896). [Eur. Hist.: EB, I: 525]
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During the centenary year of the Armenian genocide by the Ottoman Empire, the executive committee of the World Council of Churches (WCC) is meeting in this country on 8-13 June 2015, hosted by the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, to honour the martyrs and victims of the genocide.
The Armenian Genocide was the Islamic Ottoman government's systematic extermination of its minority Armenian Christian subjects inside their historic homeland, which lies within the territory constituting the present-day Republic of Turkey.
WASHINGTON, May 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twenty-nine individuals and organizations were given Hero Awards today in a show of gratitude from the Armenian community to those who helped save hundreds of thousands of lives during the Armenian Genocide from 1915 to 1923 and have worked for its recognition thereafter.
Mar SarkisArmenian Orthodox Church in Bab Sharki, Damascus, under the motto Remember and Demand,marking centennial anniversary of Armenian Genocide perpetrated by Ottomans.
Much of the world has paused this week to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the Armenian genocide, which claimed the lives of an estimated 1.
AARON Manoukian, one of two dozen Armenian genocide survivors living in Armenia, celebrated his 101st birthday on March 20, a month before Davutoy-lu's statement offering condolences to the grandchildren of the Ottoman Armenians, who survived systematic murders and death marches a century ago.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The European Parliament passed a bill this week recognizing the Armenian genocide in 1915.
NNA - President of the Ramghafar Party Mikael Vahejian called on the world to recognize the Armenian genocide committed one hundred years ago at the hands of the Ottoman authorities, stressing the need for the payment of compensations to heal heartrending memories.
Christopher Hitchens on Denying the Armenian Genocide [Video] For the month of April, the banner of Hummus For Thought is taking the colors of a Forget-Me-Not flower, the logo appropriately chosen to be the Armenian Genocide Centennial's.
The House of Representatives amended a 2011 bill on genocide denial and crimes against humanity on Thursday, by penalising such acts without prior conviction by an international court, making Cyprus the fourth European country after Switzerland, Slovakia and Greece to criminalise denial of the Armenian Genocide by the Turks in 1915.
Learning from the past by issuing a global call to unearth the untold stories of survivors and saviors from the Armenian Genocide that will be brought to life on 100LIVES.
The January 9 attack comes four months after the Armenian Genocide Memorial and Church of Der Zor was destroyed by what is believed to be an act by the Islamic State.

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