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  1. Pope's condemnation of Genocide boosts Christian solidarity: ANCARead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Within hours of his arrival in Armenia , His Holiness Pope Francis clearly and explicitly referenced the Armenian Genocide during remarks offered alongside Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian, ending unfounded international speculation about his willingness to unambiguously condemn this crime, reported the Armenian National Committee of America . "Armenians worldwide appreciate the Pope's explicit condemnation of the Armenian Genocide - as a clear case of genocide - upon his arrival in Armenia," said ANCA Executive Director Aram Hamparian .

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  2. Turkish media covers Pope's visit to ArmeniaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Groong

    The centre of attention for international media is the Pope's visit to Armenia. The Turkish media has also been actively covering this event, mainly mentioning about Pope's telegram to Erdogan, the fact of Pope Francis using the word 'genocide' in his speech and reminding that last year on the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, the Pope used the word for the first time.

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  3. Pope at Armenia genocide memorial: Never forget or minimizeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Pope Francis demanded Saturday that the world never forget or minimize the Ottoman-era slaughter of Armenians as he paid his respects at the country's imposing genocide memorial and greeted survivors emboldened by his recognition of the "genocide." Francis presented a wreath at the memorial and stood, head bowed, in silent prayer before an eternal flame as priests blessed him with incense and a choir sang haunting hymns.

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  4. Francis never one to shy from speaking his mind – The IndependentRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    Pope Francis denounced what he called the ideologically twisted and planned "genocide" of Armenians by Ottoman-era Turks a century ago as he arrived in Armenia on Friday for a deeply symbolic visit to mark the centenary of the massacre and pay homage to the country's steadfast Christian faith. In the most carefully watched speech of his three-day trip, Francis ad-libbed the politically charged word "genocide" to his prepared text that had conspicuously left it out, listing the Armenian genocide alongside the Holocaust and Stalinism.

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  5. Pope Francis in Gyumri, Armenia thanks 'Pope's hospital'Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    Vatican Radio   –  At the conclusion of Mass in Gyumri, Armenia on Saturday, Pope Francis took a moment to greet "all those who with such generosity and practical charity are helping our brothers and sisters in need."  In particular, the Pontiff recalled what is known as "the Pope's Hospital" desired by Pope John Paul II himself and which opened 25 years ago in Ashotsk.  "It was born of the heart of Saint John Paul II," Pope Francis observed, "and it continues to be an important presence close to those who are suffering."

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  6. Serzh Sargsyan: We'll find the best solution to the Karabakh conflictRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    We are proud and grateful for the Pope's visit to Armenia and his attitude, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said in an interview with  Vatican Radio  ahead of the Pontiff's visit. "For years he has expressed his warm attitude and respect for the nation, which was the first to adopt Christianity as state religion, and as we, Armenians, understand, this comes from his beliefs, from his heart," the President said.

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  7. Message of His Holiness Karekin II at Holy Mass in GyumriRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    THE MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS KAREKIN II, CATHOLICOS OF ALL ARMENIANS DURING THE MASS CELEBRATED BY HIS HOLINESS, FRANCIS, THE POPE OF ROME IN VARDANANTS SQUARE, GYUMRI I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another.

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  8. Pope Francis visits Armenian Genocide MemorialRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    Pope Franics visited the Tsitsernakaberd Memorial today accompanied by President Serzh Sargsyan  and Mrs. Rita Sargsyan, His Holiness Karekin II, other clergymen and officials. After a prayerr at the memorial to the Armenian Genocide victims, the Pope visited the Memory Alley, where he watered and blessed a fir-tree planted on his behalf.

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  9. Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern MarianasRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... as diocesan chancellor, parochial vicar, rector and superintendent of Catholic schools. On Dec. 28, 2010, Pope Benedict XVI appointed Jimenez as apostolic administrator of the Diocese of Chalan Kanoa, which was created on Nov. 8, 1984. The diocese, ...

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  10. Pope Francis urges the world not to forget Armenian massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | USA Today

    Pope Francis urges the world not to forget Armenian massacre Pope Francis visited a memorial for the 1.5 million Armenians killed during WWI Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/28TgoLe Pope Francis, left, embraces Catholicos Karekin II during an Ecumenical encounter and prayer for Peace at the Republic Square in Yereven, Armenia, on June 25, 2016. Pope Francis is in Armenia for a three-day visit.

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  11. Pope denounces 'genocide' in Armenia visitRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Pope Francis began his three-day visit to Armenia on Friday with a denunciation of the mass killing of Armenians a century ago by Ottoman forces as "genocide", risking Turkey's fury. The pontiff -- who is making his 14th overseas trip since he was elected in 2013 -- invoked a term Turkish authorities have vehemently rejected during a meeting with Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian.

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  12. Pope Demands World Never Forget Victims Of Armenian 'Genocide'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Weekday Magazine

    Pope Francis has demanded that the world never forget the slaughter of Armenians during the Ottoman era, just hours after he declared that the mass killings were part of a planned "genocide" aimed at exterminating the Armenian people. In Yerevan on June 25, Francis wrote in the guest book of the Tzitzernakaberd Armenian Genocide Memorial, "Here I pray with sorrow in my heart so that a tragedy like this never again occurs, so that humanity will never forget and will know how to defeat evil with good."

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  13. Pope to Armenians: Never forget the genocide, but reconcileRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KAUZ

    Pope Francis is in Armenia for a three-day visit. Armenian President Serzh Sargsyanis at left.

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  14. Pope remembers 'genocide' victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    NO REPORTER NARRATION A sombre Pope Francis paid tribute on Saturday to the 1.5 million Armenians massacred in 1915, an event which he has labelled a genocide, risking Turkey's ire. The Pope, on the second day of his trip to Armenia, made an early morning stop at the Tzitzernakaberd, the "Genocide Memorial and Museum," a towering granite needle flanked by an eternal flame on a hillside overlooking the Armenian capital.

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  15. Pope says 'never again' to tragedies like Armenian genocideRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Pope Francis signs a visitors' book during a commemoration ceremony for Armenians killed by Ottoman Turks, at the Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex in Yerevan, Armenia, June 25, 2016. A somber Pope Francis, "with pain in my heart," paid tribute on Saturday to the 1.5 million Armenians massacred in 1915, an event which he has labeled a genocide, risking Turkey's ire.

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  16. Pope prays at Armenia memorial after denouncing 'genocide'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Brunswick News

    Pope Francis, center, and Catholicos Karekin II arrive to visit the Apostolic Cathedral of Etchmiadzin, Yerevan, Armenia, Friday, June 24, 2016. Pope Francis is in Armenia for a three-day visit.

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  17. Pope Visits Armenian Genocide MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    Pope Francis laid a wreath and prayed at the Armenian genocide memorial in Yerevan on Saturday on the second day of his visit to Armenia. The pontiff visited the Tsitsernakabert memorial together with President Serzh Sarkisian and Catholicos Garegin II, the supreme head of the Armenian Apostolic Church.

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  18. Pope Francis visits Armenia, condemns genocide of 1915Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Pope Francis on Friday denounced the mass killing of Armenians a century ago by Ottoman forces as "genocide". Pope Francis referred Friday to the mass killings of Armenians during 1915-16 as "genocide," addressing President Serzh Sargsyan and other dignitaries at the start of an official trip to Armenia, Vatican Radio reports.

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  19. Borussia 'start talks with Schurrle as Mkhitaryan's Man United move nears'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    The Bundesliga side are said to be resigned to losing Henrikh Mkhitaryan as the Armenian attacker edges ever closer to a move to Manchester United and have lined up Wolfsburg's Schurrle as his replacement. The report claims Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel has already spoken with the World Cup-winning former Chelsea forward as BVB prepare for the 2016-17 season.

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  20. Pope recalls "terrible devastation" after deadly Gyumri earthquake of 1988Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Serving a Holy Mass on Saturday, June 25 in Gyumri , Armenia , Pope Francis recalled the "terrible devastation" brought by the massive 1988 earthquake that killed tens of thousands of people and gave thanks "for all that has been rebuilt." The pope and the Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II served a mass in Gyumri, Armenia's second biggest city on Saturday.

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