Yerevan

Thousands commemorate Armenian Genocide by Ottoman Turkey

Thousands commemorate Armenian Genocide by Ottoman Turkey

  • Some 10,000 people marched – holding torches and singing patriotic songs – from Yerevan’s Freedom Square to a hilltop genocide memorial that overlooks the capital
  • Biden set to announce the genocide designation on Saturday — a move which would further inflame Washington’s tensions with NATO ally Turkey
By AFP ·