Congresswoman Eshoo Faces Heavy Criticism for Omitting Assyrians and Greeks in Genocide Statement

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo.

AINA - 28/4/17 Washington (AINA) -- Congresswoman Anna Eshoo, who represents the 18th congressional district in California, has come under heavy criticism for failing to mention Assyrians and Greeks in her statement on the Turkish genocide of Assyrians, Armenians and Pontic Greeks. The 18th district includes San Jose, home to 12,000 Assyrians. The Turkish Genocide of Christians ...

German President Recognizes Assyrian, Greek, Armenian Genocide

German President Joachim Gauck speaks during an Ecumenical service marking the 100th anniversary of the Turkish genocide of Assyrians, Armenians and Greeks, at the cathedral in Berlin April 23, 2015 (REUTERS/FABRIZIO BENSCH).

24/4/15 Berlin (AINA) -- In a speech given at an ecumenical Church service of the Catholic and Evangelical Churches at the Cathedral in Berlin on Thursday 23rd April, German president Joachim Gauck described the mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks a century ago as genocide, marking a shift in his country's stance that so far ...

Assyrians March in Sweden for Genocide Recognition

26/1/15 Stockholm (AINA) -- More than two thousand Assyrians marched for genocide recognition on Sunday in six cities in Sweden. The marchers held torches and Assyrian flags as they walked silently in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Norrkoping, Linkoping, Jonköping and Orebro. The march was organized by the Assyrian Federation of Sweden and its affiliated organizations to commemorate the centennial ...

Documentary on Assyrian Genocide to Premiere for Centennial Commemoration

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25/9/14 Stockholm (AINA) -- Assyrians are preparing for the 2015 centennial commemoration of the genocide committed against them in World War One by Ottoman Turkey. A film team spent recently three weeks in southeast Turkey shooting for a documentary film which will premiere next year. The Turkish genocide targeted Assyrians, Armenians and Pontic Greeks between 1915 and ...