English-language words and phrases used by contemporary accounts to characterise the event include "massacres", "atrocities", "annihilation", "holocaust", "the murder of a nation", "race extermination" and "a crime against humanity". It happened to the Armenians, then after the Armenians Hitler took action. Inthe Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity produced a letter  signed by 53 Nobel Laureates re-affirming the Genocide Scholars' conclusion that the killings of Armenians constituted genocide. Concerned that Westerners would come to regard the "extermination of the Armenians" as "a black stain on the history of Islam, which the ages will not efface", El-Ghusein also observes that many Armenian converts were put to death.
By the time we were in Nyon, weather was beautiful again. See the first two glowworms in the garden. Lovely music, silly production. June -- hiking on the Belalp June -- begin of the 35th session of the HR Council -- I am on ten side-events, either moderating or participatring as panelist 2.
June -- helicopter flight over the Aletsch glacier 1. Met with Jean Ziegler April. Appropriate moment for the turtle to wake up. Went to Mass at St. Hippolyte and got my ashes. After 7 years as President I laid down my mandate and we elected Bruno Mercier. We have 12 new members. Indeed, we are living in a world of "leaks" -- but notwithstanding, the issue deserves serene discussion.
The realization of the right of self-determination is indeed an effective conflict-prevention strategy. Best for human rights is to sit down, talk to each other, listen, negotiate. I closed my eyes most of the time. The music says it all and the movements of the dancers do not elucidate it.
Better dance to a Mahler adagio.
With all the ~0 ancestral components which were common across these four populations removed the correlations have gone down. Except in the case of the Armenian-Turk pair, because I’ve removed. Thesis Statement The Armenian Genocide was a terrible event that caused many harms to the Armenians as well as a major loss in population. From this, the Armenians should have all the financial help and aid they can get. am i right that she is the only kardashian with light eyes? her mother and father had coffee brown eyes.
February -- Olda comes for a sauna and dinner 5. February -- fly to Zurich and with the train on to the chalet 2 February -- lecture at the law faculty of the university of Sevilla 1 February -- Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court.
We return to Geneva by train. There were 54 literature-lovers in the audience, 17 readers in English, French, Spanish, Norwegian and Albanian. Particularly enjoyed Eric Carlson. Lovely stroll down to the jardin botanique. Pintade dinner at home with fresh canberries.
Vitam impendere vero Juvenal.
A man of many ideas. He certainly goes down in history as a major figure of the caliber of Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela. I participated in the Thursday morning panel.
Celebrated with champagne -- and gave her a lovely opal. Some 35 STate delegations took the floor and welcomed the report and its recommendations. The 16 ngo's that took the floor endorsed the report. I spoke on trade and international criminal law.
The rescue squad was busy. The salon lasted from 19h to midnight and among the guests were the Ambassador of Ecuador, Maria-Fernanda Espinosa, the Russian interpreter who did the vimeo film Matrix, and the New Zealand intern who slept in the park.
The John Knox Centre helped with the catering and the mood was tops. Take pictures in the white-on-white landscape. Difficult visibility, but somehow magic -- and did not fall.
Carla prepared one of my favourite desert -- peras borrachas. Lovely walk along the Vesoix river. I light a candle in the hope that his successor might not disappoint me too much.
Brown-bag luncheon, literary discussion with Professor Jan Wouters, visit the old town and the wonderful, wonderful library building 4 November -- teach, go to my tax advisor, PEN Committee meeting at Montbrillant -- take plane to Brussels, dinner with Dr. Marx at the zwarte schaap restaurant in the Leuven old town, - he has phesant, I had hare.The Greek genocide, including the Pontic genocide, was the systematic genocide of the Christian Ottoman Greek population carried out in its historic homeland in Anatolia during World War I and its aftermath (–).
It was instigated by the government of the Ottoman Empire and the Turkish national movement against the indigenous Greek population of the Empire and it included massacres. The Bishops of Rome, the Popes; the Patriarchs of Constantinople, Alexandria, Antioch, Jerusalem, Armenia, and the East; Archbishops of Canterbury and Prince Archbishops of .
In short, Morgenthau's goal of contributing to America's war effort by authoring a book which would in his words, "appeal to the mass of Americans in small towns and country districts as no other aspect of the war could,"6 had been attained in a manner which must have exceeded even his wildest expectations.
LMAO because this person is considered White. There’s nothing wrong with not being fully White, she’s just not. The most stunning examples of Armenian calligraphy lie in the tens of thousands of manuscripts that have been preserved to this day.
As works of art, these manuscripts have inspired a period of scientific and philosophical learning for a number of academic (philological and linguistic) communities, and are themselves living cultural remnants of exceptional aesthetic value.
Armenian Genocide denial is the act of denying the planned systematic genocide of million Armenians during World War I, conducted by the Ottoman government. As a form of denialism, it can be compared to similar negationist historical revisionisms such as Holocaust denial and Nanking Massacre denial.