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ATAA Remembers Victims of Armenian Terrorism-September 24, 1981-France

Four Armenian gunmen seize the Turkish Consulate, taking 56 people hostage for 16 hours. During the siege, Armenian gunman Kevork Guzelian shoots and seriously wounds Consul Kaya Inal and a Turkish Chief Inspector, Cemal Ozen. Turkish citizen held hostage by Armenian terrorists in Paris' Turkish Consulate General, September 24, 1981* In a statement issued [...]

ATAA Remembers Victims of Armenian Terrorism-September 24, 1981-France2019-01-14T23:30:50-05:00

ATAA Remembers 9/11

Today marks the 16th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States. The tragic events of September 11 have left an indelible mark on the lives and hearts of the American people - just as vivid and painful now as it was that morning. While we have yet to comprehend such horrific [...]

ATAA Remembers 9/112017-10-04T12:28:49-04:00

Dr. James L. Barton to Admiral Mark L. Bristol (1921)

Dr. Barton's reply to Ambassador Bristol. Dr. Barton talks about the Armenian lobby in the United States and their claims, which he believes are far from reality. Source: U.S. Library of Congress: 'Bristol Papers' General Correspondence Container #34. THE REPLY American Board of Commissioners For Foreign Missions Admiral Mark L. Bristol United States High Commissioner Constantinople, [...]

Dr. James L. Barton to Admiral Mark L. Bristol (1921)2017-10-04T23:09:57-04:00

Admiral Mark L. Bristol to Dr. James L. Barton (1921)

Rear Admiral Mark L. Bristol was the U.S. High Commissioner and then the first U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Turkey between the years of 1920 and 1926. Below is his letter, dated 28 March 1921, to Dr. James L. Barton of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. As a U.S. diplomat living in [...]

Admiral Mark L. Bristol to Dr. James L. Barton (1921)2017-10-04T23:07:50-04:00

Testimony at the House International Committee by Professor Justin McCarthy

By Professor Justin McCarthy Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives. 104 Congress, 2nd Session May 15, 1996 The history of the Armenian Turkish conflict is complicated and contentious, impossible to describe accurately in statements of one-sided guilt such as the one presently before Congress. Ethnic conflict between Turks and Armenians actually began more than 100 [...]

Testimony at the House International Committee by Professor Justin McCarthy2017-10-04T23:25:39-04:00

Boghos Nubar Pasha to The Times of London (1919)

Boghos Nubar Pasha was the leader of the Armenian delegation in attendance at the Paris Peace Conference after World War I. In his letter to The Times of London, dated 30 January 1919, he openly acknowledges that it was the Armenian contributions to the allied war effort which led to their mistreatment by the Ottoman authorities. [...]

Boghos Nubar Pasha to The Times of London (1919)2017-10-04T23:05:32-04:00

British Consul R.W. Graves to Sir P. Currie

British Consul to Erzurum, R.W. Graves, talks about the three separate Armenian parties in his letter to Sir P. Currie, dated 28 January 1895. This letter reflects the beginnings of the activities of the Armenian revolutionary parties in Eastern Anatolia. No. 381 Consul Graves to Sir P. Currie ERZEROUM, January 28, 1895 (Received at the Foreign [...]

British Consul R.W. Graves to Sir P. Currie2017-10-04T23:29:45-04:00

Hampig Sassounian: An Archetypal Example of Contemporary Armenian Terrorism

By Maxime Gauin Turkish Weekly, September 6, 2011 The congress of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation of 1972, organized in Vienna, Austria, decided the return to terrorist methods and the creation of a terrorist branch, the so-called “Justice Commandos Against Armenian Terrorism,” later renamed the “Armenian Revolutionary Army.” Among the main targets of the JCAG/ARA were Turkish [...]

Hampig Sassounian: An Archetypal Example of Contemporary Armenian Terrorism2017-12-11T02:24:47-05:00

Sworn Statement of Albert J. Amateau

On this eleventh day of October in the year of 1989, there appeared before me, a notary public duly commissioned by the State of California, Albert J. Amateau, known to me. In my presence the said Albert J. Amateau duly took the required oath and affixed his signature to this instrument as well as to every [...]

Sworn Statement of Albert J. Amateau2017-10-04T22:30:32-04:00

Quote by Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres

Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres has said that claims of an Armenian Genocide are "meaningless," according to the April 10th edition of the Turkish Daily News (TDN). The newspaper quoted him as saying that: "We reject attempts to create a similarity between the Holocaust and the Armenian allegations. Nothing similar to the Holocaust occurred. It is [...]

Quote by Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres2017-10-04T22:28:28-04:00