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Istanbul police surround German Consulate General

Istanbul police surround German Consulate General

Istanbul police has cordoned off the area in front of the German Consulate General to protect against anti-German protests.  Several dozen demonstrators are protesting in sight of the consulate against the recognition of the …

 Turkey recalls ambassador from Germany over 'Armenian genocide'

Turkey recalls ambassador from Germany over 'Armenian genocide'

Turkey has recalled its Ambassador to Berlin Hüsein Avni Karslioglu for consultations after the German parliament had adopted a resolution recognizing the genocide of the Armenian population in the Ottoman Empire in 1915, TASS reports. …

Turkey to revere memory of 1915 event victims

Turkey to revere memory of 1915 event victims

Turkey will revere the memory of all citizens who died during the events of 1915, regardless of their ethnic origin and religion, Anadolu agency reported, citing Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as saying. …

Armenian and Turkish musicians to perform in Yerevan

Armenian and Turkish musicians to perform in Yerevan

Armenian and Turkish musicians will become participants of a general program aimed at rapprochement between peoples through cultural relations, the initiative ‘Melody Harmony’, that will unite them in a single concert on December …

Turkish helicopters invade Armenian airspace

Turkish helicopters invade Armenian airspace

As reported today by the General Directorate of Civil Aviation under the Armenian government, the airspace of the Republic has been violated twice this week in the direction of Armavir. The violators were military transport helicopters …

Armenia needs public air carrier

Armenia needs public air carrier

Armenia needs a public air carrier to negotiate with international leasing companies, air carriers, and airports, the owner of the Turkish company Tower Turizm, Tigran Altun, said. "We used to have two aviation companies, both …

Belgian Parliament recognizes Armenian genocide

Belgian Parliament recognizes Armenian genocide

Belgium said that it recognizes the tragic events in the Ottoman Empire in 1915 as the Armenian Genocide. The Chamber of Representatives has adopted the resolution, which should complete the whole process of recognition, as the Senate had already recognized