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Assassination of Los Angeles Turkish Consul General Marks 45th Anniversary of Modern Day Armenian Terrorism

January 28, 2018 | On January 27, 1973, Armenian American extremist, Gourgen Yanikian, assassinated the Los Angeles Turkish Consul General Mehmet Baydar and Vice Consul Bahadir Demir, after inviting the Turkish diplomats to his hotel suite to present the Turkish Government with "gifts." The supposed gifts were a bank note and a painting stolen from the [...]

Assassination of Los Angeles Turkish Consul General Marks 45th Anniversary of Modern Day Armenian Terrorism2018-02-07T15:05:52-05:00

ATAA Remembers Hon. Rauf Denktas

The Assembly of Turkish American Associations (ATAA) remembers Honorable Rauf Denktas (1924-2012) on the sixth anniversary of his passing. The founder and the first president of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Rauf Denktas was a leading figure in protecting the Turkish Cypriots from annihilation and ethnic cleansing on the island of Cyprus (1963-1974). The Turkish [...]

ATAA Remembers Hon. Rauf Denktas2018-02-24T11:31:16-05:00