Turkey summons US ambassador over Armenian genocide recognition

Turkish foreign ministry summons US ambassador for dressing down after House of Representatives votes to recognize Armenian genocide.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2019, 9:36 AM

US House votes to recognize Armenian genocide

House of Representatives passes resolution rebuking the Ottoman Empire's genocide against the Armenian people by majority of 405-11.Ben Ariel, 10/30/2019, 12:33 AM

The latest Palestinian lie – "We are all Mary"

The Palestinian Arabs have appropriated the symbol of Mary, mother of Jesus, for their own anti-Israel ends. Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 2/11/2019, 10:31 PM

Knesset cancels vote on Armenian genocide recognition, says MK

Despite pledge to vote on motion to formally recognize Ottoman empire's mass-murder of Armenians as genocide, Knesset cancels vote.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2018, 12:04 PM

Armenia and Israel: The road to better relations

Jews and Armenians have a lot in common in their grievances caused by historic persecution and genocides. However, two main impediments prevent a closer relationship. James Hasso, 6/8/2018, 1:52 PM

Netanyahu shelves legislation on Armenian genocide

Netanyahu orders Ministerial Committee not to discuss two bills calling for recognition of Armenian genocide.Hezki Baruch, 6/3/2018, 6:29 AM

Turkey: Israeli recognition of Armenia genocide would be harmful

Turkish Foreign Ministry: Israel will only be harming itself if it recognizes the killing of Armenians in the Ottoman era as genocide.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/25/2018, 9:09 PM

Recognition of Armenian genocide reaches Knesset

Knesset approves motion seeking to hold discussion on recognition of Armenian genocide. Government chooses not to respond to proposal.Hezki Baruch, 5/23/2018, 9:23 PM

'Our goal isn't a jab in the eye'

Deputy FM says no intention in political establishment to relinquish relations with Turkey despite events of recent days.Mordechai Sones, 5/17/2018, 2:14 PM

Bennett: Boycott Turkey

Education Minister calls on government to recognize Armenian Genocide following Turkey;s expulsion of Israeli ambassador.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2018, 5:08 PM

Knesset committee votes to recognize Armenian genocide

MK Zehava Galon pushes for official governement recognition after her committee passed a proposal to recognize the alleged WWI genocide.Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 6:04 PM

Genocide fallout: Furious Turkey recalls German ambassador

In response to vote recognizing massacre of 1.5 million Armenians as a genocide, Ankara launches diplomatic war on Berlin.Ari Yashar, 6/2/2016, 3:23 PM

Germany recognizes Armenian Genocide; Turkey furious

Turkish President Erdogan warned German Chancellor ties would be at risk if vote passed.Ari Soffer, 6/2/2016, 2:39 PM

ADL to recognize massacre of Armenians as 'genocide'

Head of ADL says Ottoman government's massacre of 1.5 million Armenians was "unequivocally genocide".JTA, 5/17/2016, 1:06 AM

Turkey Recalls Brazil Ambassador Over Armenian Genocide

Turkish Foreign Ministry recalls its ambassador to Brazil after the Brazilian Senate passes legislation recognizing the Armenian genocide.Ben Ariel, 6/9/2015, 4:13 AM

Turkey Recalls Luxembourg Envoy Over Armenian Genocide

Turkey recalls envoy to Luxembourg after that country’s parliament recognizes the mass killings of Armenians as genocide.Elad Benari, 5/8/2015, 5:43 AM

Rivlin First President to Mark Armenian Massacre

Rivlin made history by meeting Armenian leaders on 100 anniversary, but falls short of recognizing Armenian genocide.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2015, 9:18 PM

Rivlin: Remembering Armenian Tragedy is Jewish Obligation

President Reuven Rivlin hosts leaders from Armenian community in Israel to mark 100 years since mass killings of Armenian people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2015, 2:13 PM

Putin Angers Turkey by Referring to Armenian 'Genocide'

Turkey condemns Russian president after he uses the word "genocide" during commemorations of mass killings of Armenians.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/24/2015, 10:03 PM

Putin Attends 100 Anniv. of Armenian Genocide, Obama Doesn't

Despite pre-election promise to recognize genocide, Obama notably absent at anniversary after terming killings 'terrible carnage.'Ari Yashar, 4/24/2015, 12:46 PM

Erdogan: Armenian Claims of Genocide Are 'Baseless'

Turkey’s President says he's willing to open the country's archives to prove that the massacre of Armenians was not a genocide.Ben Ariel, 4/24/2015, 4:42 AM

Erdogan's Rage at Armenian Genocide Recognition Hurts the Turks

The Turkish president's 'hot-headedness' is becoming more and more a sideshow as the world recognizes the genocide, says Louis Fishman.Gedalyah Reback, 4/23/2015, 10:44 AM

Turkey Recalls Austrian Ambassador Over Armenian Genocide

Turkey recalls its ambassador to Austria, after parties represented in parliament recognize the massacre of Armenians as genocide.Elad Benari, 4/23/2015, 5:13 AM

Obama Officials Tell Armenians He Won't Recognize Genocide

Despite pre-election promise of recognition, White House officials tell Armenian leaders Obama won't do so at 100 anniversary.Ari Yashar, 4/22/2015, 12:56 PM

The Inconvenience of Genocide

Genocide is only condemned or acted upon by the current US administration when politically convenient. A must read, especially for those who believe Obama's promises to protect Israel.Dr. Rafael Medoff, 4/19/2015, 7:58 AM

How Obama Broke his Armenian Genocide Recognition Promise

What was the Armenian genocide and why hasn't it been recognized as such? 100 years on, the facts are laid bare.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2015, 9:20 AM

EU President 'Understands' Turkey's Anger on Genocide Vote

Martin Schulz reportedly tells Turkey he understands its reaction to the EU calling the mass killing of Armenians a genocide.Ben Ariel, 4/17/2015, 1:16 AM

EU Parliament Recognizes Armenian Genocide

Following Pope Francis's lead, EU lawmakers vote overwhelmingly to recognize genocide in move likely to trigger Turkish anger.Ari Soffer, 4/16/2015, 1:07 PM

Erdogan Attacks Pope over Armenian Genocide Recognition

Furious Erdogan calls statement on genocide conducted by Turks 'nonsense,' warns pope not to speak about it again.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2015, 7:07 PM

UN Chief Doesn't Support Pope's Comments on Armenian Genocide

Spokesman for Ban Ki-moon says he considers the slaughter of Armenians "atrocity crimes".Ben Ariel, 4/14/2015, 6:47 AM

Turkish Anger at Pope for Calling Armenian Massacres 'Genocide'

Ankara summons Vatican ambassador after Pope Francis compares massacre of Armenians by Ottoman Turkey to Holocaust, Stalinism.Ari Soffer, 4/12/2015, 5:38 PM

Pope Recognizes Armenian Genocide, Threatening Ties with Turkey

Deaths of 1 million Armenians during WWI declared 'first genocide of 20th century'; Francis notes to say otherwise is 'denying evil.'Tova Dvorin, 4/12/2015, 1:21 PM

Where Islam Treads, It Leaves a Desert

Islam destroys all traces of other cultures and religions, many of them priceless and irreplaceable - artifacts and Heritage sites and people. Giulio Meotti, 9/29/2014, 8:16 AM

Katz Hits Back at Erdogan: What About the Armenian Genocide?

Transportation Minister hits back at Turkish PM after he accused Israel of attempting a "systematic genocide" of Arabs in Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/18/2014, 9:02 PM

Erdogan Offers Condolences to Armenian Genocide Victims

The statement issued a day before the 99th anniversary of the Armenian genocide is seen as damage control.Gil Ronen, 4/23/2014, 5:27 PM

Knesset Marks Turks' Genocide of Armenians

MK Rivlin: "We cannot ignore the catastrophes of others because of diplomatic considerations."Arutz Sheva, 4/23/2013, 11:22 AM

Rivlin: We Cannot Ignore the Armenian Genocide

Knesset holds special discussion on the 1915 Armenian Genocide. Rivlin: This is not an accusation at the current Turkish government.Elad Benari, 6/13/2012, 3:16 AM

France Approves Armenian Genocide Bill

French Senate votes 127 to 86 to pass the bill which makes it a crime to deny the 1915 Armenian Genocide. Turkey threatens.Elad Benari, 1/24/2012, 5:45 AM

MK Eldad: Armenian Genocide a Historical Fact

The downturn in relations between Ankara and Jerusalem opens the door for Israel to recognize the Armenian Genocide.Gabe Kahn., 12/26/2011, 8:36 PM

Report: Knesset to Recognize Armenian Genocide

Will Israel join France and recognize the Armenian genocide? A Knesset committee discussion may end up doing so.Elad Benari, 12/26/2011, 6:16 AM