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Another Critical Barrier Down Between Turks and Armenians

Yavuz Baydar | Posted 01.25.2014 | World
Yavuz Baydar

As the social awakening in Turkey proceeds below the surface about the crimes of humanity at the end of the Ottoman Empire, with the immense tragedy that brutally wiped out massive proportions of its Armenian subjects from Anatolia, so do the activities to help raise the awareness.

Turkey and Armenia at Loggerheads

David L. Phillips | Posted 05.26.2013 | World
David L. Phillips

Turkey's moral authority is undermined by the government's denial of the Armenian Genocide. Reconciling with Armenia would help consolidate Turkey's role as a regional power, as well as a force for good in the world.

Armenian Genocide: The French Constitutional Council's Mistake

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 05.06.2012 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

A discredited Council, even if it is constitutional, is not the guardian of the Truth, and, fortunately, the decision it has just taken cannot judge in advance the outcome of a battle the historians of genocides have long since won.

Turkey's Answer to the Armenian Question

Elmira Bayrasli | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Elmira Bayrasli

Turkey dodged yet another bullet in the U.S. House of Representatives when a resolution "recognizing" the Armenian "genocide" failed to reach the floor for a vote.

Turkey Threatens Armenians With Exile

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's prime minister has threatened to expel thousands of illegal Armenian immigrants after U.S. and Swedish lawmakers passed vo...

Turkey Warns US Over Armenian Genocide Vote

AP | SUZAN FRASER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey warned the Obama administration on Friday of diplomatic consequences if it doesn't quash a congressional resolution that...

Witness to Fire: Survivors of the Armenian Genocide

Janet Kinosian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Janet Kinosian

This holocaust is like a long, dark arm that continues to stretch out over the Armenian people.

Turkey And Armenia Sign Historic Accord, Establishing Diplomatic Relations

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ZURICH — Turkey and Armenia signed a landmark agreement Saturday to establish diplomatic relations and open their sealed border after a century ...

Turkey, Armenia Agree To Establish Diplomatic Ties

AP | AVET DEMOURIAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

YEREVAN, Armenia — Armenia and Turkey, bitter foes for a century, took a step toward reconciliation Monday by announcing they would launch final...

Armenians Mark Anniversary Of Mass Killings As Tensions With Turkey Begin To Ease

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Armenians on Friday marked the 94th anniversary of mass killings of their kin under the Ottoman Empire amid signs that decades-old tensions with Turke...

Do the Right Thing, President Obama

Carla Garapedian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Carla Garapedian

Recognizing the Armenian genocide is about more than simply saying one word. It is about creating a climate of opinion in the world that censures all genocide denial.

Turkish Academics To Apologize For Armenian Genocide

The Independent | Nicholas Birch | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Around 200 Turkish intellectuals and academics are to apologise on the internet today for the ethnic cleansing of Armenians during the First World War...

Turkish Ambassador Dismisses U.S. Scholar For Telling the Truth on Armenian Genocide

Harut Sassounian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harut Sassounian

The Turkish government has a scandal on its hands, thanks to the reckless behavior of its ambassador in Washington, who clearly violated the academic freedom of a prominent American scholar.