Russian Ambassador to Turkey Assassinated in Ankara

With startling parallels with the June 1914 assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo, the event that ultimately triggered the First World War, the Russian Ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov, has been gunned down in Ankara.

Holocaust Denial: Israel and US deny Armenian Genocide

Follow @UrFhasaidh Yesterday marked the centenary of ‘the first holocaust,’ the arrest in Constantinople of Armenian academics and political leaders that led to the eventual deportation, and systematic murder of over one million Christian Armenians by the Ottoman Turks. During the 1915 Turkish-Russian war the Armenians, who were already suffering state persecution as a religious … Continue reading Holocaust Denial: Israel and US deny Armenian Genocide