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    • Stuart Michaels
    • 22.04.13 | 22:09 (IDT)

    . . . and do not do it halfway— finish the job, even if Erdogan apologizes for his boorish behavior. The Armenian Genocide and Turkey's refusal to acknowledge it should not be treated like a political issue. It happened, and shame on the Jews if they, asking everyone to acknowledge the injustice perpetrated upon them, do not do the same for the Armenians of World War I, hundreds of thousands of whom were driven to their deaths by the Ottoman Empire, and modern day Armenians in Turkey, whom Turkey has tried to culturally anihilate.

    from the article: Knesset to discuss Armenian genocide while Israelis negotiate in Turkey
    First published 17:56 22.04.13 | Last updated 17:56 22.04.13
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