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Congressman Peter King of New York to Cosponsor The Armenian Genocide Resolution

Congressman Peter King pledged to cosponsor the Armenian Genocide Resolution, H.Res.252, during a meeting held at his district office in Massapequa, NY organized by the Armenian National Committee of America Eastern Region. Constituents attending the meeting included ANCA activists Robert Odabashian, Susan Azarian, and Shackay and Sevan Angacian who were also joined by ANCA Eastern Region Executive Director Garo Manjikian.

Turkey’s Dirty War Against the Kurds

DANIEL STEINVORTH reports from Istanbul for DER SPIEGEL that when members of the special Turkish police unit Jitem arrived at night, Kurdish inhabitants of southeast Turkey knew there would be another disappearance. Investigators are now looking into the activities of this allegedly disbanded secretive organization from the1990s — and the ‘death wells’ where its victims were hidden.