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Menendez, Kerry Grill Administration’s Turkish Ambassador Nominee on Genocide Recognition

WASHINGTON–Senators John Kerry (D-Mass.) and Robert Menendez (D-NJ) grilled the Bush Administration’s nominee for the post of US Ambassador to Turkey about the veracity of the Armenian Genocide during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Wednesday. While James Jeffrey, the ambassadorial nominee, stated that he supported the Bush administration’s position on the