Friday, October 05, 2007
Armenian Genocide Resolution to pass before Thanksgiving Day
/PanARMENIAN.Net/ “This has nothing to do with the current government or the Turkish public. This is for the tragic effort of Armenians, who we believe have experienced genocide. If we do not want to experience or witness such events again, we need to remember the dates of these events and we need to have them condemned worldwide,” he said, Sabah reports. Turkey has numerously warned the U.S. that passage of the H.Res.106 will cause a split in the Turkish-American relations.The U.S. House Foreign Relations Committee will hold a vote on the Armenian Genocide Resolution October 10. The House version of the Resolution, H.Res.106, was introduced January 30 by lead author Rep. Adam Schiff. It has 227 co-sponsors.