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  Turkey anger at Pope Armenian 'genocide' claim
Armenia marks centenary of mass killings by Ottoman Turks Map of Yerevan Armenia


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2015 Apr.24    
  Ceremonies have been held in Armenia and around the world to mark the centenary of the start of mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks
2015 Apr.12    
  Turkey has recalled its envoy to the Vatican after Pope Francis described the mass killing of Armenians under Ottoman rule in WW1 as 'genocide'


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2012 Jan.23    
 The Turkish foreign ministry branded the decision 'irresponsible' and threatened swift retaliatory measures


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2011 Dec.22   Parliament passes Armenian genocide bill  Turkey is fuming over French legislation that would criminalize any public denial of what the bill calls the Armenian genocide in Ottoman Turkey

year 2010 Top ^

2010 Mar.5       Obama to block vote on Turkey genocide   The administration has said it will seek to block a controversial bill describing as genocide the World War I killing of Armenians by Turks 2010 Mar.4       Turkey anger at US Armenian vote  Turkey has reacted angrily to a US congressional panel's resolution describing as genocide killings of Armenians in World War I       Congress panel accuses Turks of genocide
  House Foreign Affairs Committeel has described the killing of Armenians by Turkish forces during WWI as genocide, despite White House

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2009 Oct.14   Armenia, Turkey kick off soccer diplomacy  Armenian President Sarkisian becomes the first head of state from his country to visit Turkey to attend a soccer match between the two national teams 2009 Oct.10       Armenia, Turkey sign historic agreement Map of Zurich Switzerland
  Turkey and Armenia are establishing diplomatic relations after nearly a century of animosity. The border has been closed since 1993
 Neither the Armenians nor the Turks gave a closing statement after the signing
  Armenia-Turkey agreement delayed  A landmark agreement normalising ties between two countries after a century of hostility has been delayed. Armenia is objecting a statement by Turkey 2009 Sep.1   Turkey, Armenia towards peace deal  Hours after Turkey and Armenia announced a tentative, Swiss-mediated deal, opposition politicians in Turkey were blasting the proposal 2009 Jul.19   Plane crash bodies returned to families  The bodies of 152 people killed in a fiery plane crash in Iran have been returned to their families. Russian team had arrived to help study

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2008 Sep.6     Protests greet Turkish president  Thousands of Armenians lined the streets of the capital Yerevan, protesting Abdullah Gul who drove past in the first ever visit by a Turkish leader 2008 Mar.1     President declares state of emergency
  Robert Kocharian declared a state of emergency, after protests over last month's election turned violent
 It's the 11th consecutive day of protests against an allegedly rigged presidential election. The measure bans public gatherings and imposes restrictions on media reports


year 2007 Top ^

2007 Oct.25     Vote on Armenian genocide put off
  Supporters of a resolution that would have declared the Ottoman-era killings of Armenians 'genocide' dropped their call for a vote on the measure 2007 Oct.11       Turkey recalls U.S. envoy  Turkey warned of repercussions in a growing dispute over congressional efforts to label the World War I era killings of Armenians 'genocide'
 Turkey's foreign ministry said the ambassador would return for a stay of 'a week or 10 days'
    Armenia welcomes 'genocide' vote  President Kocharian has welcomed a vote by US lawmakers backing the description of the killings of Armenians by Turks after 1915 as genocide 2007 Oct.10       Turkey condemns US Armenia vote  Turkey has denounced a vote by a US congressional committee recognising as genocide the 1915-17 killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks     Armenia bill: Bush in damage control  Top administration officials are shifting into damage-control mode after a House committee approved a resolution that labels the killings as 'genocide'     US bill on Armenia moves forward
  A bill recognising the killing of Armenians in Ottoman times as genocide passed through the House Foreign Affairs Committee by 27 votes to 21
 The nonbinding resolution says the deportation of nearly 2 million Armenians from the Ottoman Empire between in 1915-1923, resulting in the deaths of 1.5 million, amounted to 'genocide' President Bush and key figures lobbied hard against the measure. Turkish President Gul carried is calling the decision 'unacceptable,' saying it 'doesn't fit a major power like the United States.'
      Rice warns against Armenia bill  The administration has urged the Congress not to pass a resolution declaring the massacre of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire to be genocide 2007 Jan.19   Armenian anger at Turkish murder  The Armenian government has condemned the murder in Istanbul of a prominent journalist Hrant Dink     Outspoken journalist shot dead
  Hrant Dink, 53, was a prominent Turkish-Armenian journalist who spoke out against the killings of Armenians early last century
 He was given a six-month suspended sentence in October 2005 after writing about the Armenian 'genocide' of 1915. Prime Minister Erdogan condemned his killing and said 2 suspects had been arrested


year 2006 Top ^

2006 Oct.12       French in Armenia 'genocide' row
  French parliament approved a bill making it a crime to deny Armenians suffered genocide by Ottoman Turks
 Armenia says Turks killed 1.5m people systematically in 1915. The bill provides for a year in jail and a heavy fine
2006 May.3   Hunt for Armenia air crash bodies  Bad weather is slowing recovery of the bodies of 113 killed when the Airbus A320 crashed into the Black Sea 2006 May.2     Jet lost over Russia, 113 on board
  An Armenian plane disappeared from radar near the Black Sea resort of Sochi. debris had been found off the coast
 Controllers lost contact with the Airbus A320 shortly after 3:30 a.m. The plane had been traveling from Yerevan to Sochi


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2005 Oct.13   Armenia heirs win $17m Axa payout  The descendants of those who died in killings by Ottoman Turks have agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit 2005 Sep.23   Armenian forum ban splits Turks  Turkey's prime minister and the EU have criticised a court ruling ordering the cancellation of the conference

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2001 Sep.26       Pope avoids Armenia controversy  John Paul II avoids the word 'genocide' for ethnic Armenians who died at the hands of Ottoman Turks in 1915 2001 Sep.24   Pope's Armenia trip threatens row  John Paul II will meet the President Kocharian, and pay a visit to a memorial to Armenians killed in massacres in Turkey 2001 Apr.24   27 new martyrs  Armenian bishop, who was killed in 1915 in Turkey, and 26 Ukrainians proclaimed as martyrs, step towards beatification


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C. 2009-09-01 Turkey, Armenia towards peace deal Armenia
D. 2008-09-06 Protests greet Turkish president Armenia
E. 2008-03-01 President declares state of emergency Armenia
F. 2007-10-11 Armenia welcomes 'genocide' vote Armenia
G. 2007-01-19 Armenian anger at Turkish murder Armenia
H. 2005-10-13 Armenia heirs win $17m Axa payout Armenia
8. 2001-09-26 Pope avoids Armenia controversy Armenia



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Parliament
2015 2015
Parliament
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2015 2015
Disasters
2014
Turkey offers condolences to Armenia over W...
Fifteen die in Karabakh clashes
Turkey offers condolences to Armenia over W...
Turkey offers condolences to Armenia over W...
Genocide
2014 2014
Genocide
Parliament
2014 2014
Parliament
Disasters
2014 2014
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2012
Senate passes Armenian genocide bill
Senate passes Armenian genocide bill
Senate passes Armenian genocide bill
Senate passes Armenian genocide bill
Senate passes Armenian genocide bill
Disasters
2012 2012
Disasters
2011
Parliament passes Armenian genocide bill
War & Army
2011 2011
War & Army
Parliament passes Armenian genocide bill
Parliament passes Armenian genocide bill
Parliament passes Armenian genocide bill
Disasters
2011 2011
Disasters
2010
Congress panel accuses Turks of genocide
Turkey anger at US Armenian vote
War & Army
2010 2010
War & Army
Obama to block vote on Turkey genocide
Congress panel accuses Turks of genocide
Obama to block vote on Turkey genocide
Congress panel accuses Turks of genocide
Congress panel accuses Turks of genocide
Disasters
2010 2010
Disasters
2009
Armenia, Turkey kick off soccer diplomacy
Armenia, Turkey sign historic agreement
Armenia-Turkey agreement delayed
War & Army
2009 2009
War & Army
War Crime
2009 2009
War Crime
Genocide
2009 2009
Genocide
Parliament
2009 2009
Parliament
Plane crash bodies returned to families
2008
Protests greet Turkish president
President declares state of emergency
War & Army
2008 2008
War & Army
War Crime
2008 2008
War Crime
Genocide
2008 2008
Genocide
Parliament
2008 2008
Parliament
Disasters
2008 2008
Disasters
2007
Vote on Armenian genocide put off
Turkey recalls U.S. envoy
Armenia welcomes 'genocide' vote
US bill on Armenia moves forward
Turkey condemns US Armenia vote
US bill on Armenia moves forward
US bill on Armenia moves forward
US bill on Armenia moves forward
Vote on Armenian genocide put off
US bill on Armenia moves forward
Armenia bill: Bush in damage control
Disasters
2007 2007
Disasters
2006
French in Armenia 'genocide' row
French in Armenia 'genocide' row
French in Armenia 'genocide' row
French in Armenia 'genocide' row
French in Armenia 'genocide' row
Hunt for Armenia air crash bodies
Jet lost over Russia, 113 on board
2005
Armenian forum ban splits Turks
War & Army
2005 2005
War & Army
War Crime
2005 2005
War Crime
Genocide
2005 2005
Genocide
Parliament
2005 2005
Parliament
Disasters
2005 2005
Disasters
2001
Pope avoids Armenia controversy
Pope's Armenia trip threatens row
Pope avoids Armenia controversy
Pope avoids Armenia controversy
Pope avoids Armenia controversy
Parliament
2001 2001
Parliament
Disasters
2001 2001
Disasters

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