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  1. Armenian Genocide: Why We Commit To CommemorateRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    ... group of Turkish human-rights organizations, working under the name 100th Year - Stop Denialism, recently called for Turkey to apologize and make compensation for the genocide. Collective commemoration supports the rights and desires of these agents ...

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  2. Armenian Massacre: The Semantics Of GenocideRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    ARMENIAN MASSACRE: THE SEMANTICS OF GENOCIDE Handelsblatt Global Edition April 24, 2015 Friday HIGHLIGHT: Armenians today mark the 100th anniversary of a 1915 massacre by Ottoman Turks they claim killed an estimated 1.5 million Christian men, women and children through deportations. Turkey denies genocide and says death tolls are being exaggerated.

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  3. Irish-Born Armenians Call For Ireland To Recognise What Happened As GenocideRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    ... A few hundred more live in Northern Ireland. Just three million people live in the small mountainous state between Turkey and Russia created after the first World War. Another seven million live abroad, mainly in Russia, France and the United ...

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  4. Turkey Foreign Ministry Condemns Putin's Words On Armenian GenocideRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    TURKEY FOREIGN MINISTRY CONDEMNS PUTIN'S WORDS ON ARMENIAN GENOCIDE ITAR-TASS, Russia April 24, 2015 Friday 09:18 PM GMT+4 ANKARA April 24. Turkey has condemned the statement of Russian President Vladimir Putin calling the 1915 events in the Ottoman Empire genocide, the foreign ministry said on Friday "Despite our warnings and appeals, Russian President Vladimir Putin evaluated the events of 1915 as genocide," the statement says. "We do not accept it and condemn it.

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  5. They Tried. We Survived.Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    ... a.k.a. Sam, and Antranig, a.k.a. Tony -- had a brother, Azad, who died between 1915 and 1921 near Van, in eastern Turkey. Will I be in the proud and crazy crowd today? Yes, but I won't be making any demands. I don't demand things anymore that I ...

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  6. 'We Will Never Forget The Tragedies Your People Endured': President...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    'WE WILL NEVER FORGET THE TRAGEDIES YOUR PEOPLE ENDURED': PRESIDENT HOLLANDE LEADS MEMORIAL SERVICE MARKING THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF ARMENIAN GENOCIDE MailOnline, UK April 24, 2015 Friday 4:56 PM GMT by: TED THORNHILL FOR MAILONLINE Armenia marked the centenary of a mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks with simple flower-laying ceremony It was attended by foreign leaders including Francois Hollande, Vladimir Putin and Nikos Anastasiadis Turkey denies the killing of up to 1.5 million Armenians in 1915 at the height of World War One constitutes genocide Armenia marked the centenary on Friday of a mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks with a simple flower-laying ceremony attended by foreign leaders, with French President Francois Hollande leading the tributes, saying 'we will never forget the tragedies that your people have endured'.

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  7. Photos: Armenians Focus On Survivors Of Massacre 100 Years AgoRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    ... of women and children. Armenia and other countries recognize it as the first genocide of the 20th century, but Turkey has long denied the term "genocide," saying the deaths were inflated and due to a civil war that killed many Turks as well. Pope ...

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  8. Armenians Remember Victims 100 Years Since Mass Killings - PBS TranscriptRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    ... of the Ottoman Empire, and was later absorbed into the Soviet Union. Today, an independent country, its border with Turkey, to the west, remains sealed. The Turkish government has always denied that what happened a century ago amounted to genocide. ...

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  9. Turkey, US to sign agreement against fighters joining ISRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Turkey and the US are planning to sign an agreement for cooperation on sharing systematic information about actual and suspected foreign ...

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  10. Time for a No-Fly Zone Over SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    A new Amnesty International report, "Death Everywhere," provides ample evidence that the Assad regime must be stopped from waging a terror campaign from the air. GAZIANTEP, Turkey - "They call these the terrorists," a volunteer rescue worker shouts as he holds a child in a burial shroud, one of four toddlers killed Sunday by a barrel bomb dropped by the Syrian government on a teaching center in the Seif al Dawla district of Aleppo.

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  11. Federer wins Istanbul Open in straight setsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Newsday

    Roger Federer of Switzerland plays against Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay during the final match of the Istanbul Open tennis tournament at Garanti Koza Arena in Istanbul, Turkey, Sunday, May 3, 2015. Federer won the final match of the Istanbul Open, the first ever ATP World Tour event in Turkey.

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  12. Women's National Team Mini-Camp Day 1 HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | USA Basketball

    ... and Nnemkadi Ogwumike spend a day off during the 2014 FIBA World Championship taking in the sights in Istanbul, Turkey. After each led a USA Basketball national team to a gold medal and a qualifying berth into the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, ...

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  13. Turkey, U.S. to sign agreement to stop foreign fighters joining ISRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Turkey and the United States are planning to sign an agreement for cooperation on sharing systematic information about actual and suspected foreign fighters who want to join ranks of the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq , local media reported on Monday. "We are working now with government of Turkey on specific details on how we can better share information about people we know to be extremists, people we suspected being extremists," daily Hurriyet quoted the U.S. Ambassador to Turkey John Bass as saying.

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  14. CIDRAP: H5N1 revisits Turkey as H5N8 plagues TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    Highly pathogenic H5N1 avian flu has resurfaced in Turkey for the first time since 2008, while the H5N8 virus has hit five more poultry farms in Taiwan, according to reports filed with the World Organization for Animal Health . In Turkey, H5N1 killed a backyard flock of 27 poultry in the north-central province of Kastamonu, said a report submitted by Turkish officials today.

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  15. Turkey Keen to Hear About NZs Successful Midwifery-Led ModelRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Scoop

    New Zealand College of Midwives Chief Executive, Karen Guilliland, leaves on Wednesday for Ankara, Turkey where she will address an academic audience on the world leading maternity system in NZ. Invited by the Midwives Association of Turkey and funded by the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey and Ankara University, Mrs Guilliland will speak about the positive outcomes for women and babies, resulting from the midwifery-led model of care, and will also meet with Turkish Ministry of Health officials.

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  16. Romania to participate with 20 companies in the 2015 edition of the...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    As many as 20 private and state-owned companies will represent Romania in the 12th edition of the International Defence Industry Fair -IDEF 2015, to take place in Istanbul, Turkey, over May 5-8, 2015, the Minister of Economy, Trade and Tourism on Monday announced. "In this year's edition, Romania will have 20 companies to represent its defence industry, both private and state-owned, the delegation following to be headed by the Secretary of State with the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Tourism, Sorin Encutescu.

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  17. Chicago firm looks to make DC splashRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... for foreign individuals, foreign-owned businesses and sovereign governments. It currently represents the Republic of Turkey, and the firm is looking to do more of that kind of work. Prior to working at Ogilvy, Davenport served as a senior vice ...

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  18. World's 10 fastest growing metro citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    ... World Bank. It also has world's largest gambling centre. Izmir is a large metropolis and third most populous city in Turkey. Izmir is a hotspot for trade fairs and exhibitions. Bursa is the fourth most populous city in Turkey and one of the most ...

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  19. Armenian Group Takes CBC To TaskRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Groong

    ... posted on the Canadaland media watch website. To justify its policy instructions, the CBC memo went on to state: "Turkey has refused to classify the mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks during the First World War as genocide. Turkish ...

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  20. Carlson Rezidor Announces Two New Park Inn by Radisson Hotels in Istanbul, TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Hotel News Resource

    The Park Inn by Radisson Hotel & Residence Istanbul Odayeri and the Park Inn by Radisson Istanbul Atasehir will welcome the first guests in early 2016. Carlson Rezidor further strengthens its presence in Turkey by announcing two new Park Inn by Radisson properties in Istanbul: The Park Inn by Radisson Hotel & Residence Istanbul Odayeri and the Park Inn by Radisson Istanbul Atasehir will welcome the first guests in early 2016.

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