The Christian Genocide and Today’s Turkey

(AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)

Over the past twenty years scholars have been uncovering documentary evidence regarding Turkey’s treatment of its Christian population since the 1890s. The Ottoman census of 1900 reveals there were four million Christians in the empire’s domains. The overwhelming majority were Greeks, Armenians, and Assyrians. Contemporary Turkey has about 100,000 Christian citizens. The total of Greeks has fallen to a few thousand.

The Turkish government insists the loss of its Christian populations was mainly due to civil conflicts of 1900-1923 generated by …

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  1. The immense genocide done by Turks in the 1915-1922 years continues to be praised by a few and ignored by most. Smaller, more recent outrages occurred in 1955 in Constantinople and in 1974 in Cyprus. The current bellicose Turkish leadership gives concern that more is still to come.

  2. John…you say more is to come, It has already occurred ! Who do you think with US , British , Saudi Arabia , UAE , Qatar have done in killing genocidal 3 1/2 million Muslims and Christians in the Middle East ?
    Who do you think allowed Sunni Muslim jihadist to enter Syria and Iraq to overthrow their governments, and now is protecting their proxy armies in Idlib , Syria to salvage with U.S the PARTITION OF SYRIA IN NORTHERN SYRIA..JUST LIKE NORTHERN CYPRUS!

    A statement issued by the Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs IS TESTIMONY TO THE CONTINUED GENOCIDE BY NOT ONLY TURKEY, BUT U.S WAR CRIMINALS WHO HAVE HIJACKED OUR COUNTRY!

    “This agreement has very clearly exposed the US-Turkish partnership in the aggression against Syria which serves the interest of the Israeli occupation entity and the Turkish expansionist ambitions and it unequivocally exposed the misleading and evasiveness which govern the policies of the Turkish regime.”

    “Syria calls on the Arab people to be aware of the dangers of the expansionist ambitions of the Turkish regime which is spreading the killing and chaos in different parts of the Arab world from Syria to Libya and the Sudan and it will not stop till it will satisfy its illusions on reviving the Ottoman Sultanate,”

    Of course, you would never know this from the fake news Greek Secret Society of Glory to America and Israel publication TNH!

    As an American,.you should be demanding support for Syria to stop U.S and Turkish genocide!

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