Showing posts with label 100th anniversary. Show all posts
Showing posts with label 100th anniversary. Show all posts

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Cyprus ‘Ready’ to Help Boost Armenia-EU Relations

YEREVAN (Armenpress)—The Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Cyprus Christoforos Fokaides visited Armenia and met with his Armenian counterpart Seyran Ohanyan on Wednesday.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Germany Defies Turkey, Recognizes Armenian Genocide

The German government backed away on Monday from a steadfast refusal to use the term “genocide” to describe the massacre of up to 1.5 million Armenians by Ottoman Turkish forces 100 years ago after rebellious members of parliament forced its hand.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Five teenagers arrested in Australian terror plot

Five teenagers arrested in Australia were planning an terrorist attack next week at an event to mark the centenary of the landings at Gallipoli during World War 1, Prime Minister Tony Abbot has said.

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Turkey recalls Vatican ambassador after pope's Armenia genocide remarks

Turkey called its ambassador to the Vatican back to Ankara for consultation, the foreign ministry said on Sunday, after Pope Francis publicly described the 1915 massacre of Armenians as genocide.

Pope calls Armenian slaughter ‘first genocide of 20th century’

Pope Francis on Sunday remembered the centenary of the slaughter of Armenians under the Ottoman Empire by calling it “the first genocide of the 20th century,” a politically explosive pronouncement that will certainly anger Turkey.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Armenia's Sargsyan slams Erdogan’s absence at genocide centennial

In an interview with FRANCE 24, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s decision to change this year’s Gallipoli commemoration to coincide with Armenia’s marking of the 100th anniversary of the genocide was a “cynical act”.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Bring your documents, Erdoğan calls on Armenian diaspora over 1915 massacres

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has challenged the Armenian diaspora to come up with “documents” to resolve the intractable political issue surrounding the mass killings of Ottoman Armenians 100 years ago.

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Turkey slams European Parliament's human rights report. (100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide)

 The human rights report adopted by the European Parliament lacks historical reality and legal basis, the Turkish foreign ministry said on Saturday.

The European Parliament adopted Thursday the Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the World in 2013.

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