Coptic Pope To Participate In Marking 100 Years Since Armenian Genocide

18/4/15 Coptic Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria, Egypt has announced plans to travel to Armenia to participate in events marking the centennial since the Armenian genocide. Purported by Turkey's former Ottoman government, the genocide saw 1.5 million Armenians systematically killed by 1915. The Pope's statement came amid current tension between Egypt and Turkey that developed after Turkey ...