June 30, 2021
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⟶ Updated 18 Feb 2020 ⟶
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1,500,000 Armenians have been killed; "Armanian Question" was closed and forgotten
2 million Armanians in Ottoman Empire; massacres against them started
The first acts of extermination began against the Armanians
Turkey took control over the Ottman Empire
20,000-30,00 Armenians killed
Armenian leadership in Constantinople was rounded up, exiled and murdered.
First Work War declared; Armenians were sent to war for the Ottoman Empire, but were forced to work nearly to death rather than actually fighting
Details of the horrid works done against the Armenians was released to the U.S.
Britain considered these massacres to be acts of crimes against humanity
Turkey denies the genocide; end of WW1; Turks and punishment for crimes not mentioned in Treaty
Writer of articles about the genocide was killed
Talaat had been sentenced to death in Turkey for his crimes, but escaped to Britain
New UN Genocide Convention was created
Study of the First World War, called the Turks’ actions “one administrative holocaust."
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