RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Massacres

A collection of news and information related to Massacres published by this site and its partners.

Top Massacres Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • While international majority agrees, recognition of Armenian Genocide still a tough sell for some

    While international majority agrees, recognition of Armenian Genocide still a tough sell for some
    When parties in the Austrian Parliament this week signed a declaration calling the slaughter of Armenians by the Ottoman Turks that began in 1915 a genocide, the Republic of Turkey issued a statement saying it would leave “permanent stains on Turkish-Austrian friendship” and recalled its ambassador from Vienna.
  • Guest Column: The mood in Yerevan 100 years later

    Guest Column: The mood in Yerevan 100 years later
    When I arrived in Yerevan on April 16, the buzz created by Kim Kardashian’s and Kanye West’s visit still lingered. The city was energized as the Armenian Genocide Centennial Commemoration approached. The city is blooming with tulips among the...

    More than 130,000 people take part in LA rally commemorating Armenian Genocide centennial

    More than 130,000 people take part in LA rally commemorating Armenian Genocide centennial
    A century after a genocide that left 1.5 million Armenians dead, thousands of their descendants took the streets of Los Angeles in remembrance on Friday, while also demanding recognition from the perpetrators. The Armenian Genocide took place between...

    Glendale officials, residents visit Yerevan

    YEREVAN, Armenia -- Former Glendale Mayor Eileen Givens, traveling with a small contingent of local residents, represented the city of Glendale during meetings with Armenian officials as part of genocide commemorations being held in that country. Her...

    Verdugo Views: Part of the excitement as history unfolds

    Verdugo Views: Part of the excitement as history unfolds
    This past week has been a remarkable one, a once-in-a-lifetime experience. My husband Glenn and I are in Armenia, homeland to so many people who live in our neighborhood. We've been special guests at several events, participated in an exciting press...