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Historian Unearths Evidence that Istanbul Directed Armenian Genocide

Historian Unearths Evidence that Istanbul Directed Armenian Genocide

(UPI) — Between 1914 and 1923, during and after World War I, hundreds of thousands of Armenians living in Turkey were systematically rounded up and murdered. Thousands more were forced to flee their homes. Some estimates put the death toll at more than 1.5 million. Now, researchers say newly discovered documents suggest the Armenian genocide was both sanctioned and assisted by leaders of the Ottoman Empire ...
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Iraq Invades Kuwait Beginning the Gulf War

Iraq Invades Kuwait Beginning the Gulf War

In the United States of America, it is almost beyond the bounds of acceptable discourse to address the question, why did Saddam Hussein invade Kuwait in 1990? Even to ask the question, one risks the appearance of supporting a repressive dictatorship, and to the extent that the question is entertained at all, the simplistic answer proffered by political leaders is that Saddam Hussein is an aggressive ...
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Armenian Genocide: Ottoman Empire Kills 1.5 Million During Deportation of Christian Armenians

Armenian Genocide: Ottoman Empire Kills 1.5 Million During Deportation of Christian Armenians

On the 24th April 1915, The Ottoman Empire announced that Christian Armenians (now Modern Turkey (99.8% Muslim according to CIA's World Fact Book) would be deported to the interior. Nearly 1.5 million Armenian deaths occurred during the forced marches. Although the marches were ostensibly for the purpose of protecting the Armenians through relocation, the actual purpose was to make the marches so difficult (for example, by ...
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