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Gus Bilirakis Backs Biden Administration Recognizing Armenian Genocide

U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., one of the co-chairmen of the Congressional Armenian Caucus, said he supported the Biden administration recognizing the Armenian genocide committed by the Ottoman Empire. Bilirakis weighed in on the matter...

Marco Rubio Joins Senators in Urging Joe Biden to Recognize the Armenian Genocide

To date, no president has made it U.S. policy to affirm the historical facts of the Armenian Genocide, which lasted from 1915 to 1923 and resulted in the forced deportation of around 2 million Armenians, 1.5 million of whom were killed.