Turkish Consulate

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Tens Of Thousands March In Honor Of 1.5M Armenians Killed 100 Years Ago

Thousands of people marched in Los Angeles on Friday to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the killings of an estimated 1.5 million Armenians during the Ottoman Empire, and to press for recognition by Turkey and U.S. that it was genocide.

04/24/2015

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Protest Calls For Turkey To Recognize Armenian Genocide

Hundreds of Armenian Americans and their supporters spent Easter Sunday protesting outside the Turkish consulate, pushing for the Turkish government to recognize the Armenian genocide of 1915.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/24/2011