Category Archives: Media Watch

27 Apr

Aliyev takes Turkey’s defense after Sargsian slams Ankara during Prague summit

Azeri President Ilham Aliyev has taken the defense of Turkey after his Armenian counterpart Serzh Sargsian accused Ankara of “denial” during the summit of the European Union’s Eastern Partnership (EaP) program in Prague on April 24.

25 Apr

Turkey’s 1915 statement wins praise from West but Armenia unimpressed

< While the West and Armenians in Turkey have welcomed a statement from Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan regarding the events of 1915 on the eve of their 99th anniversary, in which he extended condolences from Turkey to Armenians for ...

07 Apr

Syrian Armenians from Kessab continue to flee to Turkey

A group of Syrian Armenians entered Turkey on Saturday from Syria’s northwestern town of Kessab, just across from Yayladağı in the southern Turkish province of Hatay, accompanied by Syrian rebel forces. According to the private Doğan news agency, 18 Syrian ...

05 Apr

Turkey hosts Armenians from Kessab, Syria

Turkey has started to host two senior Armenians from Syria who fled their hometown after jihadists allegedly backed by Ankara invaded their area. Syrian rebels and their jihadist allies, the al-Nusra Front, launched a major offensive on Latakia nearly two ...