Turkey reacted with anger at the statement by U.S. President Joe Biden on Saturday to recognize the Armenian genocide. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused "third parties" of interfering in Turkey’s affairs. "Nobody benefits from the debates - which should be held...
In a surprise move on Friday, President Biden said that he had told Turkish President Erdogan that he will use the term "Armenian Genocide."
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis commemorated the Armenian Genocide on Friday, the eve of the 106th anniversary of the brutal act.
Senator Bob Menendez asked the Biden Administration to officially recognize the genocide against the Armenian people.
Greek, Armenian and Syriac genocide committed by the Ottoman Empire in the beginning of the 20th century were recognized by the Netherlands earlier in the week.
The recent armed conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan in the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh area has Greece siding with the Armenians, as Turkey has firmly planted itself on the side of the Azeris. Greece has centuries-old bonds of friendship with the eastern...
Federal Senator for Queensland Paul Scarr announced his support of the Joint Justice Initiative, calling for Australia to recognize the Armenian, Assyrian and Greek Genocides. "For many years, I have provided support to the Queensland Rwandan community in relation to...
In a statement made by White House Press Secretary Kaleigh McEnany on Monday, July 6, the Trump administration appeared to acknowledge the Armenian genocide, albeit indirectly. The reference was made in regard to the Armenian Genocide Memorial, which had been...
The systematic mass murder and expulsion of 1.5 million ethnic Armenians carried out in Turkey and adjoining regions by the Ottoman government between 1914 and 1923 is commemorated on April 24 every year. The Armenian Genocide was an atrocity which...