Israel, Turkey, and the Armenian Genocide - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Anonymous in Canada
    • 02.09.11 | 06:55 (IDT)

    A few comments so far have mentioned the Armenian Genocide. Of course Turkey has never apologized for this, where they probably should have, even though Turkey and the Ottoman Empire are not identical. But still, it is a little rich for Israelis to get all self-righteous about the Armenian Genocide, seeing as they have preferred good relations with Turkey to recognizing it as such for decades. Nevermind that most of these accusations are just blatant Tu Quoque fallacies to begin with; Turkey's wrongdoing is not a shield for Israel's.

    from the article: Turkey may expel Israeli ambassador in wake of Gaza flotilla report
    First published 01:52 02.09.11 | Last updated 01:52 02.09.11
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