Armenians mark anniversary of mass killings

Dispute over how to describe killings by Ottoman Turks remains obstacle for Armenian-Turkish relations.

    Armenians are marking the 98th anniversary of the mass killings of their people by Ottoman Turks in the First World War.

    They call it a genocide, but that term has long been contested by Turkey.

    Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra reports from Van, Turkey.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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