Category Archives: Armenian Genocide

The Pope, the Armenian genocide and Turkey, part II

I hate to say I told you so, but I saw this coming after hearing the Pope’s remarks, see yesterdays blog piece, From AP: “The pope’s statement, which is far from historic and legal truths, is unacceptable,” Turkish Foreign Minister … Continue reading

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Many Armenians are crying with joy today…

  First the news from Rosie Scammell for the Guardian: “Pope Francis has described the mass killing of Armenians 100 years ago as a genocide, a politically explosive pronouncement that could damage diplomatic relations with Turkey. During a special mass … Continue reading

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