Turkey condemns US Senate resolution on Armenian Genocide
Newscast Media ANKARA— The Turkish government is upset and has condemned the
U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations for adopting a resolution calling the
massacre of Armenians by the Ottoman troops in World War One a genocide.
For the first time in nearly a quarter century, a U.S. Senate committee has adopted
an Armenian Genocide Resolution, calling upon the Senate to commemorate this crime
and encouraging the President to ensure that America’s foreign policy reflects and
reinforces the lessons, documented in the U.S. record, of the still-unpunished
genocide, reported the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA).
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