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Syrian Armenians kidnapped on Syria-Turkey border

ARMENPRESS The kidnappings of the Syrian Armenians continue on the Turkish border. This was reported to Armenpress by the employee of the Aleppo’s Kantsasar Weekly Zarmik Poghikyan. “On July 28 in the morning a small bus left from Aleppo to Turkey, in which there were 3 Armenian families – 7 women and 2 teenagers. On […]

Turquie : le génocide arménien non grata à Gezi Park

COLLECTIF VAN Depuis plusieurs jours, la place Taksim et le parc Gezi sont au centre de la contestation stambouliote. Autour des écologistes, des libertaires et des étudiants de la première heure, s’est agrégé un ensemble hétéroclite réunissant un grand nombre d’associations kémalistes, voire même ultra-nationalistes. Il n’est dès lors pas étonnant d’observer de temps à […]

Taksim ne se rendra pas ! (suite des évenements en Turquie)

REBELLYON.INFO Depuis une semaine la tension continue de monter, contrairement aux affirmations des journalis­tes et malgré les appels à la paix du gouvernement. Mécontents de la médiatisation dont jouit la révolte et par la force qu’elle acquiert, les membres de l’AKP s’engagent dans la lutte au côté de la police, pour leur servir d’auxiliaire. Ainsi […]

Thousands Bring Gezi Parkı Resistance to A New Day

Beyza KURAL BIANET Leaving behind Day 8 of Gezi Parkı Resistance, thousands are bringing the resistance to a new day. Scores joined Gezi Park by the late hours of the night. We hear a lot of people saying “We come here after work”. Though it gets harder to find each other after a certain time. […]

Names of Lost Armenian Villages Read in Istanbul’s Sultanahmet Square

Ayse GUNAYSU The Armenian Weekly It’s April 24, 2013. In Sultanahmet Square in Istanbul. People have gathered in front of the Turkish-Islamic Arts Museum which, in 1915, served as the Central Prison that held Armenian intellectuals kept before they were sent to their deaths. But something very unusual is happening. From a loudspeaker, people hear […]

Cultural preservation through radio broadcasting

TURKEY.SETIMES.COM Some 18 languages spoken in Turkey are threatened with disappearance, but if Nor Radio has anything to stay about it, Anatolia will live on as the multicultural mosaic it has always been. Founded in 2009, the station broadcasts in rare languages Homshetsi, Laz, Adyghe, Chechen and Pomak, in addition to Kurdish, Armenian, Georgian and […]

Diyarbakir Military Court Resumes Trial Investigating Death of Turkish-Armenian Soldier

HETQ.AM On January 25, a military court in Diyarbakir province resumed the trial of Kıvanç Ağaoğlu , the alleged killer of Turkish-Armenian soldier Sevag Balıkçı during their compulsory military service on April 24, 2011. Sevag Balıkçı was killed in Batman, southeastern Turkey where he was serving his last 23 days as a conscripted private. Official […]

Call of joining in trial of Sevag who was killed in soldiery

DIHA The trial of Armenian Sevag Şahin Balıkçı, who was claimed as “being hit inadvertently” while he was in Kozluk military troop, will be held on 28 February. Visiting foundations to inform the community prior to the hearing, Nor Zartonk Spokeperson Sayat Tekir has called on joining in the press statement which will be held […]

Armenian slain private not granted ‘martyrdom’ status

TODAYSZAMAN.COM The family of an Armenian man who was killed by a fellow private during his army service in 2011 on April 24 — the anniversary of the day marked as the start of what Armenians say was a genocide of their people in 1915 — claim their son is being denied “martyrdom,” a legal […]

Բալըքչըի գործը դեռ չի ավարտվել/The Balikci murder case not closed

CIVILNET.AM Դիարբեքիրի ռազմական դատարանը Թուրքիայի Բաթմանի շրջանում ծառայակցի գնդակից սպանված հայ զինվորի՝ Սևակ Շահին Բալըքչիի գործով մեղադրյալ Քըվանչ Աղաօղլուին դատապարտել է 4,5 տարի ազատազրկման` անփութության հետևանքով մարդ սպանելու մեղադրանքով: Սևակի հոր համոզմամբ` որդին ռասիզմի զոհ է դարձել: The Diyarbakir military court in Turkey’s Batman region has sentenced Kivanc Agaoglu to 4 years and 5 months  […]