US President Joe Biden fulfilled his election promise and acknowledged the bloodbath of Armenians within the Ottoman Empire as genocide.
“The American individuals honor all these Armenians who perished within the genocide that started 106 years in the past at present,” the president mentioned in a assertion.
In his assertion, the US President emphasizes that “1.5 million Armenians have been deported, massacred, or marched to their deaths in a marketing campaign of extermination.”
Biden defined that his job is “to not solid blame however to make sure that what occurred is rarely repeated.”
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan despatched a letter to the US President, by which he famous that the Armenian individuals and all Armenians of the world obtained with nice enthusiasm the message on the official recognition and condemnation of the Armenian Genocide in Ottoman Turkey in 1915-1923.
In the meantime, Turkish Overseas Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu mentioned that Biden’s determination is populism.
“Ankara doesn’t settle for and strongly condemns the assertion of the President of the USA of April 24 on the occasions of 1915,” the Anadolu information company quoted the minister as saying.
On the eve of Biden put Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on discover that Washington acknowledges the Armenian Genocide. By genocide, Biden means the deportation, famine, and massacres of Armenians by the Ottoman Turks, which started in 1915, the American media identified.