Armenian Genocide
The Armenian Genocide (Armenian: Հայոց Ցեղասպանություն Hayots Tseghaspanutyun), also known as the Armenian Holocaust, the Armenian Massacres and, traditionally by Armenians, as Medz Yeghern (Armen...
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Armenian massacre: Why Turkey won't say the G-word
CNN Religion Commentator Father Edward Beck explains why Pope Francis chose Sunday to refer to mass killings of Armenians by Turks during WWII as 'genocide.'
Ottoman Armenian population
This article about the Ottoman Armenian population presents some statistics of the Armenian population within the Ottoman Empire. Population size within the empire between 1914 and 1915 is a controver...
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Armenian Revolutionary Movement
The Armenian national liberation movement (Armenian: Հայ ազգային-ազատագրական շարժում Hay azgayin-azatagrakan sharzhum) aimed at the establishment of an Armenian state. It included social, cultural...
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Hamidian massacres
The Hamidian massacres (Armenian: Համիդյան ջարդեր), also referred to as the Armenian Massacres of 1894–1896 and Great Massacres, refer to massacres of Armenians of the Ottoman Empire in the mid-18...
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Young Turk Revolution
The Young Turk Revolution of 1908 reversed the 1878 suspension of the Ottoman parliament, the General Assembly, by Sultan Abdul Hamid II, marking the onset of the Second Constitutional Era of the Otto...
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Dissolution of the Ottoman Empire
The period of defeat and dissolution of the Ottoman Empire (1908–1922) began at a moment of hope and promise following the Young Turk Revolution which restored the Ottoman constitution of 1876 and the...
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Adana massacre
The Adana massacre (Armenian: Ադանայի կոտորած) occurred in the Adana Vilayet of the Ottoman Empire in April 1909. A massacre of Armenian Christians in the city of Adana amidst the Ottoman counterc...
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Middle Eastern theatre of World War I
The Middle Eastern theatre of World War I saw action between 29 October 1914 and 30 October 1918. The combatants were on the one hand, the Ottoman Empire (including Kurds, Persians and some Arab tribe...
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Caucasus Campaign
The Caucasus Campaign comprised armed conflicts between the Ottoman Empire and the Russian Empire, later including Azerbaijan, Armenia, the Central Caspian Dictatorship and the British Empire as part ...
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Ottoman labour battalions
Ottoman labour battalions (Turkish: Amele Taburları, Armenian: Աշխատանքային բատալիոն, Greek: Τάγματα Εργασίας, Tagmata Ergasias, but more often the transliterated Turkish name αμελέ ταμπουρού ...
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Siege of Van
Defense of Van, Siege of Van, and variants may refer to:
Siege of Van - Wikipedia
Armenian notables deported from the Ottoman capital in 1915
The deportation of Armenian intellectuals, sometimes known as Red Sunday (Western Armenian: Կարմիր կիրակի Garmir giragi), was an event during the Armenian Genocide in which leaders of the Armenian...
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Tehcir Law
The Tehcir Law (from tehcir, a word of Arabic origin in Ottoman Turkish and meaning "displacement," as defined by the Turkish Language Institute), or, officially, the "Sevk ve İskân Kanunu" (Dispatch...
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Armenian casualties of deportations
Ottoman Armenian casualties refers to the number of deaths of Ottoman Armenian people between 1914 to 1923. The Republic of Armenia and several other nations recognize the deaths to have occurred duri...
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American Committee for Relief in the Near East
The Near East Foundation (NEF), formerly the American Committee for Armenian and Syrian Relief (ACASR), and later the American Committee for Relief in the Near East is a Syracuse, New York-based Ameri...
American Committee for Relief in the Near East - Wikipedia
Turkish Courts-Martial of 1919-20
Turkish courts-martial of 1919–20 were courts-martial of the Ottoman Empire that occurred right after the armistice of Mudros during the aftermath of World War I. The leadership of the Committee of Un...
Turkish Courts-Martial of 1919-20 - Wikipedia
Malta exiles
Malta exiles (Turkish: Malta sürgünleri) (between March 1919 – October 1920) is the term used by Turkey for war criminals (including high-ranking soldiers, political figures and ad...
Malta Tribunals
After World War I, the effort to prosecute Ottoman war criminals was taken up by the Paris Peace Conference (1919) and ultimately included in the Treaty of Sèvres (1920) with the Ottoman Empire. The O...
Operation Nemesis
Operation Nemesis (Armenian: «Նեմեսիս» գործողութիւն Nemesis gortsoghut'iun) was a covert operation by the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (Dashnaktsutyun) carried out from 1920 to 1922, during w...
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Ottoman Armenian casualties
Ottoman Armenian casualties refers to the number of deaths of Ottoman Armenian people between 1914 to 1923. The Republic of Armenia and several other nations recognize the deaths to have occurred duri...
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Ambassador Morgenthau's Story
Ambassador Morgenthau's Story (1918) is the title of the published memoirs of Henry Morgenthau, Sr. covering the time when he was Woodrow Wilson's American ambassador to Constantinople, 1913-1916. The...
Ambassador Morgenthau's Story - Wikipedia
The treatment of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire
The Treatment of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire is a book by Viscount Bryce and Arnold J. Toynbee which was the compiled statements from eyewitnesses from other countries including Germany, Italy, t...
The treatment of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire - Wikipedia
Armin T. Wegner
Armin Theophil Wegner (October 16, 1886 – May 17, 1978) was a German soldier and medic in World War I, a prolific author, and a human rights activist. Stationed in the Ottoman Empire during Worl...
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Bodil Katharine Biørn
Bodil Katharine Bioern (Bodil Biørn, 1871–1960), also known as Mother Katharine, was a Norwegian missionary.
She was born on 27 January 1871 in Kragerø, Norway, in a family of a wealthy ship owner...
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Denial of the Armenian Genocide
The denial of the Armenian Genocide is the assertion that the Armenian Genocide did not occur in the manner or to the extent described by scholarship. Denial of the Armenian Genocide may be either for...
Insulting Turkishness
Article 301 is a controversial article of the Turkish Penal Code making it illegal to insult Turkey, the Turkish nation, or Turkish government institutions. It took effect on June 1, 2005, and was int...
Nagorno-Karabakh War
The Nagorno-Karabakh War (Azerbaijani: Qarabağ Müharibəsi), referred to as the Artsakh Liberation War (Armenian: Արցախյան ազատամարտ, Artsakhyan azatamart) by Armenians, was an ethnic conflict ...
Nagorno-Karabakh War - Wikipedia
Sumgait pogrom
The Sumgait pogrom (Armenian: Սումգայիթի ջարդեր, Sumgayit'i ĵarder lit. "Sumgait massacres") was a pogrom that targeted the Armenian population of the seaside town of Sumgait in Soviet Azerbaijan ...
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Recognition of the Armenian Genocide
Armenian Genocide recognition refers to the formal acceptance that the massacre and forced deportation of Armenians committed by the Ottoman Empire in 1915–1923 constitutes genocide. The overwhelming...
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