Tag: Genocide

Armenian Genocide Monument in Kalamata

Armenian Genocide monument unveiled in Kalamata

A monument dedicated to the Armenian Genocide of 1915 was unveiled in Kalamata, Messinia on Sunday. The ceremony was presided by His Holiness Archbishop Kegham Khatcherian, Prelate of the Armenian Apostolic Church…

Greece rejects Turkey’s distortion of Pontian Genocide history 1

Greece rejects Turkey’s distortion of Pontian Genocide history

Greece’s Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Wednesday rebuking attempts by the Turkish Foreign Ministry to deny certain historical truths including the genocide of the Pontian Greek population. “Yesterday’s (Tuesday’s) announcement by…

September 13, 1922, Great Fire of Smyrna begins 3

September 13, 1922, Great Fire of Smyrna begins

On September 13, 1922,  Turkish soldiers at the end of the three-year-long Greco-Turkish War lit fire to Smyrna’s Greek and Armenian quarters and went on a rampage of rape, pillage, and mass murder.…

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