, Biden recognizes Armenian genocide, defying Turkey in watershed, The Nzuchi Times

Biden recognizes Armenian genocide, defying Turkey in watershed

, Biden recognizes Armenian genocide, defying Turkey in watershed, The Nzuchi Times

US President Joe Biden on Saturday recognized the 1915 killings of Armenians by Ottoman forces as genocide, a watershed moment for descendants of the hundreds of thousands of dead as he defied decades of pressure by Turkey. 

At a pro-Armenia rally in New York on Saturday, the crowd of several hundred included Aram Bowen, 33, whose great-great-grandfather was beheaded by the Ottomans during the massacres.

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