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While the world rightly looks to 24 April as the centenary date of the start of the Armenian Genocide," said Theo Theodorou, spokesman for Lobby for Cyprus in London, "the world should not forget that after the Ottoman Turks had killed its Armenian population, it turned its attention on the Assyrians in the southeast of the country and then, later, on to the Pontus Greeks, in the northeast.
5 million Armenians were killed by Ottoman Turks around the time of World War I, an event widely viewed by scholars as the first genocide of the 20th century.
The Patriarch unveiled the new memorial of theSyriac martyrs who perished at the hands of the Ottoman Turks in 1915 in horrible massacresagainst Armenians, Syriacs, Assyrians and Chaldeans.
Kim Kardashian, husband Kanye West, daughter North and sister Khloe are in the Kardashian ancestral homeland on a high-visibility visit ahead of this month's observation of the centennial of the mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks.
The Safavid Empire fought a war with the Ottoman Turks from 1603 to 1618, resulting in a resounding Safavid victory that turned over major areas of the Caucasus, Mesopotamia and eastern Anatolia to Iranian rule.
1917: Jerusalem, held by the Ottoman Turks, surrendered to General Allenby.
Interaction with the local and regional developments of the Ottoman Empire, the Arab media, the Ottoman policy toward northern Sudan in the sixteenth century, the European impact of the Ottoman Turks in the Sudan, education and modernization in the Sudan in the Covenant Turkish Sudan, Turkish and archive documents, Ottoman monuments in Sudan, Ottomanvision on Nubia, Fung State and the Ottoman Empire, Central African conflict for existence .
In the author's note at the beginning of the book, with the author's name the same as the major-general who commanded the British forces that surrendered to the Ottoman Turks at Kut in 1916, Charles Townshend explains, "I am not related to him, as far as I know, and I felt no need to defend his reputation, but in working on this book I came to the conclusion that he was in some ways hard done by" (xiii-xiv).
Tensions peaked earlier this year when France debated a law making it a crime to deny that the mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks a century ago amounted to genocide.
According to FNA dispatches, Deputy Chairman of Turkish Republican People's Party (CHP) Erdogan Toprak blasted the recent bill passed at the French parliament labeling 1915 mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks as "genocide".
Turkey's FM Ahmet Davutoglu threatens to denounce France's colonial past at international meetings in retaliation for Paris' plans to prosecute those who deny that the mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks was genocide.
TODAY NATIONAL OF TANZANIA 1917: Jerusalem, held by the Ottoman Turks, surrendered to a force led by General Allenby, who entered on foot out of respect for the city's holy status in three major religions: it would become capital of the British-run League of Nations Mandate of Palestine until 1948.
provides a critical evaluation of the voluminous sources (including those neglected by modern historians) relevant to the two-month siege and subsequent fall of the city of Constantinople to the Ottoman Turks led by Sultan Mehmed II in 1453.
The displayed Kiswah was commissioned by Sultan Selim III (1789-1807 AD), in the Hijri year 1219 (1804-05 AD), and is historically important as it is the last Kiswah to be produced in the colourful and rich design of the imperial Ottoman Turks before a conservative style was adopted," he added.
In 1820 the Viceroy of Egypt under the Ottoman Turks sent a force to conquer Sudan.