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ANCA Condemns Anti-Armenian Protests in Turkey

Calls on U.S. Ambassador Ricciardone to Denounce Government-Sanctioned Rallies Aimed at Inciting Violence
Turkish placards read “You are all Armenians. You are all bastards.”
Turkish placards read “You are all Armenians. You are all bastards.”
WASHINGTON—The Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA), sharply criticizing the government-sanctioned anti-Armenian demonstrations held throughout Turkey on Feb. 26, called on U.S. Ambassador to Turkey Francis Ricciardone to forcefully condemn this latest attempt by Ankara to foment hatred and violence against Armenians.

"Today's anti-Armenian demonstrations in the streets of Istanbul— with the interior minister and prominent political parties at the helm—were clearly aimed at inciting increased racism and renewed violence against Turkey's own Armenian citizens and neighboring Armenia," stated ANCA Executive Director Aram Hamparian. "These are not simply the violent echoes of a post-genocidal state, but the determined actions of a pre-genocidal Turkish society that is angrily lashing out at its imagined enemies and seeking out its next target. We urge U.S. Ambassador Ricciardone to immediately, forcefully and publicly condemn this government-sanctioned incitement to violence."

International news agencies have reported that 20,000 to 50,000 people participated in the anti-Armenian protests, with professionally printed signs that read, "You are all Armenians, You are All bastards," and "Today, Taksim, Tomorrow, Yerevan: We will descend upon you suddenly in the night." Among the speakers at the demonstration in Turkey's famous Taksim Square was Turkish Interior Minister Idris Naim Sahin, among other leaders of Erdogan's AK Party.

According to statements issued by the protest organizers, similar demonstrations have been planned in over 50 cities in Turkey.

For updates and extensive photos, visit the Armenian Weekly Facebook page at  http://www.facebook.com/ArmenianWeekly.

Photo caption: Turkish placards read "You are all Armenians. You are all bastards."

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Armenian occupation, 1 million Azeri refugees, international coverup 09.Mar.2012 09:59

Wolf in Sheep's clothing

Dispelling the myths created by the Armenian Diaspora.

Not all Turks of which there are roughly 250 million around the world are responsible for what happened between the Ottomans and Armenians during the fall of the ottomans. Armenian right wing nationalists label all Turks as one. Thus all Turks are enemies to them.

While the right wing Armenian Diaspora's powerful lobby arm keeps everyone focused on what happened roughly 100 years ago in Turkey, 1 million people remain homeless due to Armenian atrocities supported by the new Czars in Moscow. where are these muslim and Turkic voices in the media?

A last desperate attempt to keep Russian economic hegemony in the Caucasus in the 90's failed miserably due to decades of oppressive tactics used in the Caucasus by the Russian masters.


 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ffdNASDsQaI

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H6zaLQS0JH4

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pJC9RYVANRI

Armenian occupation, 1 million Azeri refugees, international coverup 09.Mar.2012 09:59

Wolf in Sheep's clothing

Dispelling the myths created by the Armenian Diaspora.

Not all Turks of which there are roughly 250 million around the world are responsible for what happened between the Ottomans and Armenians during the fall of the ottomans. Armenian right wing nationalists label all Turks as one. Thus all Turks are enemies to them.

While the right wing Armenian Diaspora's powerful lobby arm keeps everyone focused on what happened roughly 100 years ago in Turkey, 1 million people remain homeless due to Armenian atrocities supported by the new Czars in Moscow. where are these muslim and Turkic voices in the media?

A last desperate attempt to keep Russian economic hegemony in the Caucasus in the 90's failed miserably due to decades of oppressive tactics used in the Caucasus by the Russian masters.


 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ffdNASDsQaI

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H6zaLQS0JH4

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pJC9RYVANRI